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Topaz from
Emerald diggings, Emerald, Cardinia Shire, Victoria, Australia

Locality type:Diggings
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Found and identified by Toby Billing, id established though hardness testing/visual; Billing collection, topaz id by hardness and crystal form. Small green sapphire is common in wash here
Specimen source:Personally collected
Mineral Data:Click here to view Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Emerald diggings, Emerald, Cardinia Shire, Victoria, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
9.3km (5.8 miles) A Gembrook, Cardinia Shire, Victoria, Australia
103.9km (64.6 miles) B Strathbogie Ranges, Strathbogie Shire, Victoria, Australia
137.1km (85.2 miles) C Toombullup goldfield, Tolmie, Rural City of Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
204.2km (126.9 miles) D Eldorado, Rural City of Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
207.8km (129.1 miles) E Beechworth, Indigo Shire, Victoria, Australia
210.2km (130.6 miles) F Reedy Creek (Reid's Creek), Eldorado, Rural City of Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
233.1km (144.9 miles) G Corowa Deep Lead Gold Mine, Corowa, Hume Co., New South Wales, Australia
237.8km (147.8 miles) H Pyramid Hill granite quarry (Mawson's Quarry), Pyramid Hill, Loddon Shire, Victoria, Australia
279.5km (173.7 miles) I Womobi Mine, Thologolong, Towong Shire, Victoria, Australia
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