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Corundum from
Alpha Diamond Mine, Narrabri, Nandewar Co., New South Wales, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum
Formula:Al2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Brown, R.E., Brownlow, J.W., Krynen, J.P. (1992) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, Manilla-Narrabri 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-9, SH/55-12. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 319 pages.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Corundum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Alpha Diamond Mine, Narrabri, Nandewar Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Corundum
72.6km (45.1 miles) A Eaglehawk Creek, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
118.8km (73.8 miles) B Watsons Creek alluvial tin, Watsons Creek, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
128.4km (79.8 miles) C Copes Creek and tributaries, Tingha, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
130.4km (81.0 miles) D Darbys Creek and tributaries, Tingha, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
130.5km (81.1 miles) E Inverell, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
133.6km (83.0 miles) F Sheep Station Gully and tributaries (Wheal Victoria; Dead Finish), Stannifer, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
135.5km (84.2 miles) G The Falls alluvial tin, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
136.9km (85.1 miles) H Barn Gully alluvial tin, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
137.5km (85.4 miles) I Swan Brook alluvials, Swan Brook, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
142.8km (88.7 miles) J Baxters sapphire deposit, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
143.8km (89.3 miles) K Braemar sapphire deposit, Elsmore, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
146.1km (90.8 miles) L Frazers Creek alluvials, Frazers Creek, Arrawatta Co., New South Wales, Australia
146.1km (90.8 miles) M Gwydir River alluvial gold, Yarrowyck, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
146.6km (91.1 miles) N Loxton Sapphire deposit, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
147.5km (91.6 miles) O Moredun Creek Sapphire deposit, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
148.3km (92.2 miles) P Bukkulla sapphire deposit, Bukkulla, Arrawatta Co., New South Wales, Australia
150.5km (93.5 miles) Q Rocky River and tributaries, Uralla, Sandon Co., New South Wales, Australia
153.0km (95.0 miles) R Paradise Creek alluvials, Paradise Creek, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
153.1km (95.1 miles) S Weean Creek alluvials (Weean Creek sapphire deposits), Nullamanna, Arrawatta Co., New South Wales, Australia
153.7km (95.5 miles) T Horse Gully alluvials (Swamp Oak alluvials), Sapphire, Arrawatta Co., New South Wales, Australia
155.8km (96.8 miles) U Moredun Creek (Clerks Creek; Kellys Creek; Branch Moredun Creek), Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
159.2km (98.9 miles) V Georges Creek, Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
167.0km (103.8 miles) W Ruby Hill lead (Never Thought Mine; Old 'Farm' shaft; Ruby Hill Mine), Arrawatta Co., New South Wales, Australia
169.0km (105.0 miles) X Maids Valley Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
169.2km (105.1 miles) Y Walkers Sapphire Mine, Wellingrove, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
170.1km (105.7 miles) Z White Billy sapphire deposit, Wellingrove, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
170.1km (105.7 miles) 0 Apple Tree Gully alluvials, Apple Tree Gully, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
172.1km (107.0 miles) 1 Grahams Valley Creek, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
173.5km (107.8 miles) 2 Wellingrove Creek, Wellingrove, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
174.4km (108.4 miles) 3 Camerons Creek (Camerons Creek alluvials), Emmaville, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
174.8km (108.6 miles) 4 Maryland sapphire (Maryland sapphire prospect), Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
175.0km (108.8 miles) 5 Dog Trap Gully, Emmaville, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
176.0km (109.4 miles) 6 Pablos Sapphire Mine, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
176.0km (109.4 miles) 7 Wellingrove fossicking area, Wellingrove, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
176.6km (109.7 miles) 8 Furracabad Creek 1, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
176.6km (109.7 miles) 9 Sides sapphire Mine, Wellingrove, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
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