The Silver John Mine was an antimony mine (now abandoned).1
The Silver John Mine just off the Atherton - Herberton Road in Queensland is a mine about 1370km northwest of Brisbane (show me). At about 882m above sea level, the Silver John Mine is one of the higher mines in Queensland.
1Dash P., Barker R., Morwood D., Culpeper L., & Lam J., 1991. Mineral Occurrence Data Sheets - Atherton 1:100 000 Sheet Area, Metallogenic Studies Program (data Supplied On Diskette). Queensland Resource Industries Record
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contributed by Mines on 23-Oct-2009
The shaft and the adit are interconnected - the grid reference refers to the adit portal, from which the lode crops out in a southerly direction. Subparallel to the lode were small veins of quartz-muscovite.
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