Sabbath Creek (Sunday Creek), Corinna goldfield, Corinna, Corinna-Savage River district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australiai
|Regional Level Types|
|Sabbath Creek (Sunday Creek)||Creek|
|Corinna goldfield||Ore Field|
|Corinna||- not defined -|
|Corinna-Savage River district||District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 34' 53'' South , 145° 5' 17'' East
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A small stream 6.7 km N of Corinna worked for alluvial gold in the 1880's, and still popular with fossickers. Diamonds were also reportedly found in this area.
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3 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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ⓘ Diamond ?
Description: Supposed very small diamonds found early 2000's
Reference: P Harris Collection
Reference: R.S Bottrill 2010 - Alluvial gold in Tasmania (Second Edition); R Bottrill collection
Reference: R Bottrill collection
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 1 - Elements|
|Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
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|Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks|
|Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with  coordinated Si|
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Bottrill, R. S. (2010): Alluvial gold in Tasmania. Mineral Resources of Tasmania 11, Mineral Resources Tasmania, 28 pp.
Bottrill, R. S., Huston, D. L., Tahiri, J., and Zaw, K., 1992, Gold in Tasmania, Tasmania: an Island of Potential, in: Geol. Survey Bull. 70, Tas. Dept. of Mines, p. 24-46.
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