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Corundum from
Backwater Creek, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia

Locality type:Creek
Classification
Species:Corundum
Formula:Al2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Brownlow J.W., Cameron R.G., Gilligan L.B. and Henley H.F. (1992) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Dorrigo-Coffs Harbour Metallogenic Map (SH/56-10, SH/56-11). Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales (GS 1992/393).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Corundum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Backwater Creek, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Corundum
6.4km (4.0 miles) A Ann River (Oban River), Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
7.4km (4.6 miles) B Sam river alluvials, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
7.6km (4.7 miles) C Cockatoo creek, Mt Mitchell, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
12.8km (8.0 miles) D Yarrow River, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
13.7km (8.5 miles) E Ben Lomond Creek (Mann River), Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
14.5km (9.0 miles) F Kellys Hut Creek, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
14.5km (9.0 miles) G Sara River (Mount Mitchell East), Kookabookra district, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
20.7km (12.9 miles) H Maryland sapphire (Maryland sapphire prospect), Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
23.2km (14.4 miles) I Aberfoyle River, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
23.2km (14.4 miles) J Marowan Creek, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
23.7km (14.7 miles) K Chandlers Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
26.7km (16.6 miles) L Grahams Valley Creek, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
31.0km (19.3 miles) M Georges Creek, Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
31.7km (19.7 miles) N Mann River, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
34.8km (21.6 miles) O Unnamed deposit, Armidale Gully, Sandon Co., New South Wales, Australia
36.6km (22.8 miles) P Moredun Creek (Clerks Creek; Kellys Creek; Branch Moredun Creek), Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
37.6km (23.3 miles) Q Rocky Ponds Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
38.0km (23.6 miles) R Furracabad Creek 1, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
39.2km (24.4 miles) S Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
41.8km (26.0 miles) T Skeleton Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
44.1km (27.4 miles) U Moredun Creek Sapphire deposit, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
44.3km (27.5 miles) V Loxton Sapphire deposit, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
46.3km (28.8 miles) W Furracabad Creek 2, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
47.2km (29.3 miles) X Reddestone Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
47.3km (29.4 miles) Y Clairvaulx Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
47.9km (29.8 miles) Z Baxters sapphire deposit, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
48.0km (29.8 miles) 0 Severn River, Bald Nob, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
48.0km (29.8 miles) 1 Paradise Creek alluvials, Paradise Creek, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
49.4km (30.7 miles) 2 Back Plain Creek (Truro Mine), Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
50.1km (31.1 miles) 3 Maids Valley Creek, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
50.7km (31.5 miles) 4 Biscuit Creek, Round Mountain, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
51.1km (31.7 miles) 5 Hamels Gully, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
52.4km (32.6 miles) 6 Pablos Sapphire Mine, Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
53.9km (33.5 miles) 7 Barn Gully alluvial tin, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
54.4km (33.8 miles) 8 Wellingrove fossicking area, Wellingrove, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
54.7km (34.0 miles) 9 The Falls alluvial tin, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
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