Hematite, Iron Prince Quarry, Iron Baron, SA
Size 5cm x 2cm
Shiny silver vein section of needly hematite ore. This was collected from the very north end of the Iron Prince mine, there were narrow seams of this fibrous hematite running through a red earthy hematite ore. These were collected prior to 1992 when the mine closed. Iron Prince is now backfilled with tailings from current mining operations.