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Richardson, L.A., 1944. Report on geophysical survey of King Island scheelite mine. Record  1944/029. Department of Supply and Shipping: Mineral Resources Survey, Canberra.

Abstract

King Island Scheelite Mine is located on the east coast of King Island and is sixteen miles by road from Currie, the principal port on the island. The open cut method of mining is employed and the mine is an important producer of scheelite. There is scope for greatly increased production from the open cut area alone and with a view towards assessing the full possibilities of the area as a whole, geological and geophysical surveys were started concurrently by the Mineral Resources Survey Branch in June, 1942. The geophysical field work was conducted between 19th June and 10th July, 1942.
Google map showing geographic bounding box with values North bound -39.9 East bound 144.2 West bound 143.9 South bound -40.2
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1944

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