Ringlock Nickel Property - Australia

Occurrence in Western Australia, Australia with commodities PGE, Nickel

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10039357
MRDS ID M047013
Record type Site
Current site name Ringlock Nickel Property - Australia

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: 121.24921, -30.19613 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
Australia Western Australia

Commodities

Commodity Importance
PGE Tertiary
Nickel Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

(1) 121.24921, -30.19613

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reserves and resources

  • Type In-situ
    Estimate year 1973
    Total resources 740,000,000mt ore
    Commodity Subtype Grade units Group Importance Year
    Nickel Ni 0.75 wt-pct Nickel Trace 1973

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M047013

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    METALS WEEK - METALS SOURCEBK., 8/13/73 , ITEM #A3835

  • Reserve-Resource

    RECORD W002730

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit NEAR SCOTIA, AUSTRALIA: DRILLING BY GROUP EXPLORATIONS, HEADED BY SUMITOMO METAL MINING CO.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1979 Saso, Jerri L. U.S. Geological Survey