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Britstown
Basic information Name: Britstown
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 1910
Country: South Africa
Mass:help 544 g
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  Iron-ung
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  IAB-ung
Recommended:  Iron, IAB-ung    [explanation]

This is 1 of 47 approved meteorites classified as Iron, IAB-ung.   [show all]
Search for other: IAB complex irons, Metal-rich meteorites, and Iron meteorites
Buchwald The following entries were found for Britstown in Buchwald (1975)
[Buchwald, Vagn F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press, 1418 pp.]
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References: Never published in the Meteoritical Bulletin
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Geography:

South Africa
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (30° 35'S, 23° 33'E)
     Recommended::   (30° 35'S, 23° 33'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 9 approved meteorites from Northern Cape, South Africa (plus 1 unapproved name)
     This is 1 of 46 approved meteorites from South Africa (plus 2 unapproved names) (plus 4 impact craters)
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