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Corporate entry Paraburdoo Mine

From
Paraburdoo, Western Australia, Australia
Functions
Metallurgy and Mineralogy or mining
Website
http://www.hamersleyiron.com/operation.asp
Location
Paraburdoo, Western Australia

Summary

The Paraburdoo mine started operations in 1972. The mine was involved in mining, crushing, and processing of iron ore to produce lump and fines ores. The mining pits are expected to run out in 2004. In 2001 Paraburdoo Mine is wholly owned by Rio Tinto and is managed by Hamersley Iron.

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Schaffer, Simon, 'Keeping the Books at Parramatta', in AUBIN, David BIGG, Charlotte and SIBUM, H. Otto (eds), The Heavens on Earth: Observatories and Astronomy in Nineteenth-Century Science and Culture, Duke University Press, Durham, NC, 2010, pp. 118-47. Details

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See also

Ailie Smith