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The Whites Creek Prospect is an antimony and gold prospect.1
The Whites Creek Prospect is a prospect in northwest Queensland, Australia situated about 1820km northwest of Brisbane (show me). The Whites Creek Prospect is at an altitude of about 176m above sea level. The Whites Creek Prospect is one of the northernmost mines in Queensland.
The Whites Creek Prospect was a antimony and gold prospect. Do you know what else was or is found at the Whites Creek Prospect? If you do, why not contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
The nearest populated place is the village of Coen (Moomba) which is 17km away with a population of around 310 (show me a map with Whites Creek Prospect and Coen (Moomba)).
The nearest sealed road to Whites Creek Prospect is the Peninsula Developmental Road (14.2km away).
1Denaro, T.j., Culpeper, L.g., Morwood, D.a. And Burrows, P.e., 1993. Mineral Occurrences - Coen, Rockeby And Silver Plains 1:100 000 Sheet Area, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland. Queensland Department Of Minerals And Energy
Bonzle users have contributed the following notes about Whites Creek Prospect:
|contributed by Mines on 25-Oct-2009|
Minor gold mineralisation occurs with stibnite and arsenopyrite in discontinuous, lensoidal quartz reefs in a shear zone in the coen metamorphics.