Yarrow River, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
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The river commences approximately 11 km South-East of Glencoe and flows generally north east for about 41 kms into the Mann River.
Operated as shallow pits and dredging and sluicing in 1970.
Very high quality coloured Sapphires have been reported from here, especially dark to violet blue, light blue and green. Apparently some of the best star blue sapphires have been found here.
4 entries listed. 3 valid minerals.
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Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.