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Topaz from
Daws Diggings, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia

Locality type:Diggings
Classification
Species:Topaz
Formula:Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Comments:The description by HYL Brown (1908) mentioned "oriental topaz" (a variety of corundum); it is uncertain if true topaz occurs here.
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Record of Mines-Summary Card No:22, Kingscote:I53-16/Vivonne, SI5316

Brown, HYL, (1908), Record of the Mines of South Australia. 4th Ed., Govt. printer, Adelaide.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Daws Diggings, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
159.3km (99.0 miles) A Chapel Hill Diggings (Old Echunga diggings), Echunga goldfield, South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills), Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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