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The Origin of Gold in South Africa ยป American Scientist

Ancient rivers filled with gold, a spectacular upwelling of magma and a colossal meteor impact combined to make the Witwatersrand basin a very special place.

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The Witwatersrand Basin, South Africa: Geological framework and ...

The Witwatersrand Basin, South Africa: Geological framework and mineralization ... redistribution of gold and the formation of a variety of secondary sulphides.

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Superior Mining International Corporation - South Africa

South Africa's major gold mines have been developed within the Witwatersrand Basin in clusters located generally along basin boundary faults and close to the...

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Gold - Chamber of Mines South Africa

The Witwatersrand gold-producing area in South Africa is underlain by an underground geological formation also known as the Witwatersrand Basin. It lies on...

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South African Gold Reef Geology

South African Gold Reef Geology ... 9, Veld Reef (inner basin reef) ... Farm was one of a crescent of gold reefs around the whole Witwatersrand Basin.

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The World's 10 Most Prolific Gold Fields | CMI Gold and Silver

Mar 31, 2011 ... Located in South Africa, the Witwatersrand Basin represents the richest gold field ever discovered. It is estimated the 40% of all of the gold ever...

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Gold in South Africa - SAIMM

Aug 8, 1986 ... Within South Africa, the mines of the Witwatersrand. Basin dominate gold production. Deliveries of bullion to the Rand Refinery during its 1985...

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Witwatersrand Basin - Wikipedia

The Witwatersrand Basin is a largely underground geological formation which surfaces in the Witwatersrand, South Africa. It holds the world's largest known gold...

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7 Interesting Facts About Gold Mining in South Africa

Almost 500,000 people work in South Africa gold mines and gold mining ... Africa with the majority of gold being mined in the Archaean Witwatersrand Basin. 6.

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