Gloucester Ruby mine, Barrington Tops, Gloucester Co., New South Wales, AustraliaGem mining in gravels, started 2003.
Zircon and sapphire from minor felsic melts during lesser thermal activity. Ruby from Barrington volcano is of metamorphic/metasomatic origin associated with basement ultramafic bodies.
Ref.: Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 48 (2001) 221ff.
3 entries listed. 1 valid mineral.
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Locality Updated: Murray meteorite, Calloway Co., Kentucky, USAFrom Lon Clay Hill, 11th Dec 2013 04:00:30