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Quartz from
Comstock Chert prospect, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Prospect
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Polarised-light microscopy
XRD
References
References:R Bottrill, unpub. data
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Comstock Chert prospect, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.2km (0.1 miles) Lyell Comstock Pb/Zn mine, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
1.9km (1.2 miles) Western Tharsis deposit, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
3.5km (2.2 miles) Prince Lyell Mine, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
3.6km (2.2 miles) Philosophers Ridge, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
3.8km (2.3 miles) Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
6.1km (3.8 miles) Madame Howard mine (Howards Plains gold mine), Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
10.5km (6.5 miles) King River mine, Lynchford, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
14.0km (8.7 miles) Jukes Proprietary mine, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
14.4km (9.0 miles) Tyndall mine (Mount Tyndall Copper Mine), Tyndall Valley, West Coast Municipality, Tasmania, Australia
19.1km (11.9 miles) Grieves Siding prospect, Zeehan mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
 
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