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Wood Opal from
Mehi Opal Fields, Angledool, Narran Co., New South Wales, Australia

Classification
Species:Opal var: Wood Opal
Formula:SiO2 · nH2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:- Smith, E. & R. (1999): Black Opal Fossils of Lightning Ridge - Treasures from the Rainbow Billabong, Kangaroo Press, East Roseville. - Cram, L. (2004): A Journey with Colour, Vol 2, Part B - A History of Lightning Ridge Opal 1873-2003, Len Cram. - Australian Opal Centre web site http://www.australianopalcentre.com/
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Opal3 photos of Wood Opal associated with Opal at this locality.
Precious Opal3 photos of Wood Opal associated with Precious Opal at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wood Opal data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mehi Opal Fields, Angledool, Narran Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Wood Opal
34.8km (21.6 miles) Snake Gully rush, Wyoming Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
38.4km (23.9 miles) Wyoming rush, Wyoming Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
45.8km (28.5 miles) Old Coocoran rush (Coocoran A), Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
47.9km (29.8 miles) Hard Hill rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
48.1km (29.9 miles) Three Trees rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
48.2km (29.9 miles) Smith's rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
48.7km (30.3 miles) Dead Bird rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
48.9km (30.4 miles) Molyneux's rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
49.1km (30.5 miles) New Coocoran rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
49.4km (30.7 miles) Ken's Retreat rush, Coocoran Opal Fields, Lightning Ridge, Finch Co., New South Wales, Australia
 
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