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Quartz from
Ashton Quarry, Ashton, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Colour:colorless to milky
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Bottrill (unpub)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ashton Quarry, Ashton, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
2.5km (1.6 miles) Uraidla mine (Bolland's), Uraidla, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
2.8km (1.7 miles) White Rock Quarry, Horsnell Gully, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
3.0km (1.9 miles) Lady Edith, Uraidla, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
5.3km (3.3 miles) Fifth Creek Central Mine (Stainbanks), Montacute, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
5.9km (3.7 miles) Castambool (Prince Albert), Montacute, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
6.2km (3.9 miles) Adelaide Mine, Montacute, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
6.3km (3.9 miles) Montacute Blue Metals Quarry (Montacute Quarry), Montacute, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
6.5km (4.0 miles) Eclipse Mine (Eclipse East), Lobethal, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
6.9km (4.3 miles) Victoria Gold Mine, Montacute, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
7.4km (4.6 miles) Torrens River (Torrens Barite; Varcoe's; Torrens Gorge Mine), Torrens Gorge, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
 
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