Culham talc, Bolgart, Victoria Plains Shire, Western Australia, Australiai
|Regional Level Types|
|Bolgart||- not defined -|
|Victoria Plains Shire||Shire|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° 21' 7'' South , 116° 28' 5'' East
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Located 8 kilometres south south-west of Bolgart.
This talc deposit was mined in 1952, forming a number of shallow pits and costeans 1 to 3 metres deep.
The talc varied from massive, fine grained, pale green, to coarser grained dark green.
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1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Talc|
Reference: Fetherston, J., Stocklmayer, S., Stocklmayer, V.(2013): Gemstones of WA, Geological Survey of WA
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 9 - Silicates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings|
|Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers|
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Fetherston, J.M., Stocklmayer, S.M., Stocklmayer, V.C. (2013) Gemstones of Western Australia. Geological Survey of Western Australia, Mineral Resources Bulletin 25, 306 pages, at p. 278.
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