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

Locality type:Creek
Classification
Species:Topaz
Formula:Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
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 Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Backwater Creek, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
2.9km (1.8 miles) A Snakes Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
4.0km (2.5 miles) B Rooneys Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
4.1km (2.5 miles) C Humbug Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
4.2km (2.6 miles) D Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
6.4km (4.0 miles) E Ann River (Oban River), Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
6.7km (4.2 miles) F Lower Backwater Creek, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
7.2km (4.5 miles) G Paddys Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
12.8km (8.0 miles) H Yarrow River, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
14.5km (9.0 miles) I Sara River (Mount Mitchell East), Kookabookra district, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
36.6km (22.8 miles) J Moredun Creek (Clerks Creek; Kellys Creek; Branch Moredun Creek), Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
39.2km (24.4 miles) K Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
49.2km (30.6 miles) L Glen Eden deposit, Dundee, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
57.7km (35.9 miles) M Promise Mines, Gara Dam, Sandon Co., New South Wales, Australia
69.7km (43.3 miles) N Old Man Hat prospect, Gibraltar Range National Park, Drake Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.0km (49.7 miles) O Taylors lodes (Glen lodes; Glen Creek prospect; B & B Mine; Lightning shaft), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.2km (49.8 miles) P Bullock Swamp Creek, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.5km (50.0 miles) Q Dalcoath lodes, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
81.7km (50.7 miles) R Leviathan lode (The Leviathan), Auburn Vale, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
81.8km (50.8 miles) S Gentle Annie mine (Marvin bismuth lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
82.0km (51.0 miles) T Bizzies prospect, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
82.2km (51.1 miles) U Footpump prospect, Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
82.3km (51.1 miles) V Poverty Point prospect, Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
82.4km (51.2 miles) W de Milhou's lode (de Milhou's reef; Emerald mine), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
82.4km (51.2 miles) X The Colossal Mine, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
82.6km (51.3 miles) Y Taronga tin project (Taronga prospect; Grampians lodes; Grampians prospect; Halls Grampians lodes), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.1km (52.9 miles) Z Alick Staines Gully, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.4km (53.1 miles) 0 Nine Mile lode 2 (McCowans lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.5km (53.1 miles) 1 Nine Mile lode 1 (McCowans lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
86.0km (53.4 miles) 2 Ducks wolframite prospect, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
86.1km (53.5 miles) 3 Festys greisen, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
86.2km (53.6 miles) 4 McCowens mica lode (McCowans mica lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
86.9km (54.0 miles) 5 Kangaroo Flat lead (Manuels prospect; The Camp), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
87.4km (54.3 miles) 6 Kangaroo Flat lead, Strathbogie, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
87.8km (54.6 miles) 7 Smith and Tobins, Torrington, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
88.0km (54.7 miles) 8 Hard Won prospect, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
88.1km (54.7 miles) 9 Mount Abundance body, Torrington, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
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