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Diamond from
Staggy Creek lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia

Classification
Species:Diamond
Formula:C
Comments:Alluvial deposit. Heavy carbon isotopes. Attributed to either a subducted limestone or metarodingite source.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:R.E Brown and W.J Stroud, Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, 1997.; Antony Burnham, Bill Griffin, Hugh O'Neil (2018) Hybrid lithologies in the source of diamonds from Copeton and Bingara, NSW, Australia. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 126
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diamond data
Locality Data:Click here to view Staggy Creek lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Diamond
2.8km (1.7 miles) A Wonderland deep lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
7.1km (4.4 miles) B Oaky Creek lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
8.0km (5.0 miles) C Kirks Hill lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
8.9km (5.6 miles) D Banca lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
9.5km (5.9 miles) E Stockyard Hill lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
10.6km (6.6 miles) F Lucock and Co prospect, Copeton Dam district, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
11.5km (7.1 miles) G Malacca lead, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
12.8km (7.9 miles) H Maids Creek alluvials, Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
12.9km (8.0 miles) I Soldier Hill lead (Soldiers Hill mine), Copeton Dam, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
23.8km (14.8 miles) J Joes and Calthorpes leads, Gilgai, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
31.3km (19.5 miles) K Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
33.1km (20.6 miles) L Sheep Station Gully and tributaries (Wheal Victoria; Dead Finish), Stannifer, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
33.3km (20.7 miles) M Copes Creek and tributaries, Tingha, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
35.3km (21.9 miles) N Whites lead, Tingha, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
36.9km (22.9 miles) O Narrabbri Road alluvials, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
37.8km (23.5 miles) P Eaglehawk Creek, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
37.8km (23.5 miles) Q Elliots prospect, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
38.0km (23.6 miles) R Hunts deposit, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
38.0km (23.6 miles) S O'Keefe and Co prospect, Mount Rodd, Burnett Co., New South Wales, Australia
38.7km (24.0 miles) T Monte Christo Mine, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
39.1km (24.3 miles) U Surface Hill, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
39.2km (24.4 miles) V Big Hill deposit, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
39.7km (24.7 miles) W Braemar sapphire deposit, Elsmore, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
39.8km (24.7 miles) X Craddocks claim, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
40.0km (24.8 miles) Y Eaglehawk Claim, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
40.3km (25.0 miles) Z Four Mile Creek, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
40.4km (25.1 miles) 0 Palmers deposit, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
42.2km (26.2 miles) 1 Ladys Gully (Ladies Gully), Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
43.1km (26.8 miles) 2 Wilkinson and Legge Mine, Bingara, Murchison Co., New South Wales, Australia
50.3km (31.3 miles) 3 Barn Gully alluvial tin, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
83.2km (51.7 miles) 4 Diamond Hill (Diamond Hill prospect), Yetman, Arrawatta Co., New South Wales, Australia
103.6km (64.4 miles) 5 Watsons Creek alluvial tin, Watsons Creek, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
106.3km (66.1 miles) 6 Alpha Diamond Mine, Narrabri, Nandewar Co., New South Wales, Australia
170.2km (105.8 miles) 7 Two Mile Creek (Mursons Creek and tributaries; Caledonian Mine), Wilsons Downfall, Buller Co., New South Wales, Australia
171.2km (106.4 miles) 8 Forbes Gully (Hungry Gully), Wilsons Downfall, Buller Co., New South Wales, Australia
172.8km (107.4 miles) 9 Ruby Creek, Wilsons Downfall, Buller Co., New South Wales, Australia
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