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Topaz from
Lower Backwater Creek, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia

Locality type:Creek
Classification
Species:Topaz
Formula:Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Dorrigo-Coffs Harbour Metallogenic Map (SH/56-10, SH/56-11), 1992: LB Gilligan, JW Brownlow, RG Cameron,and HF Henley. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lower Backwater Creek, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
1.9km (1.2 miles) A Paddys Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
2.9km (1.8 miles) B Rooneys Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
3.3km (2.0 miles) C Humbug Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
5.6km (3.5 miles) D Snakes Gully, Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
6.7km (4.2 miles) E Backwater Creek, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
8.1km (5.0 miles) F Sara River (Mount Mitchell East), Kookabookra district, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
10.7km (6.6 miles) G Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
12.4km (7.7 miles) H Yarrow River, Glencoe, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
12.5km (7.8 miles) I Ann River (Oban River), Oban, Clarke Co., New South Wales, Australia
37.7km (23.4 miles) J Glen Innes, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
41.5km (25.8 miles) K Moredun Creek (Clerks Creek; Kellys Creek; Branch Moredun Creek), Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
45.6km (28.4 miles) L Glen Eden deposit, Dundee, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
63.0km (39.1 miles) M Promise Mines, Gara Dam, Sandon Co., New South Wales, Australia
63.2km (39.3 miles) N Old Man Hat prospect, Gibraltar Range National Park, Drake Co., New South Wales, Australia
78.0km (48.5 miles) O Taylors lodes (Glen lodes; Glen Creek prospect; B & B Mine; Lightning shaft), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
78.0km (48.5 miles) P Bullock Swamp Creek, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
78.5km (48.8 miles) Q Dalcoath lodes, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
79.4km (49.4 miles) R Gentle Annie mine (Marvin bismuth lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
79.6km (49.5 miles) S Bizzies prospect, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.1km (49.8 miles) T Footpump prospect, Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.3km (49.9 miles) U The Colossal Mine, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.3km (49.9 miles) V de Milhou's lode (de Milhou's reef; Emerald mine), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
80.5km (50.0 miles) W Poverty Point prospect, Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
81.3km (50.5 miles) X Taronga tin project (Taronga prospect; Grampians lodes; Grampians prospect; Halls Grampians lodes), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
83.2km (51.7 miles) Y Alick Staines Gully, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
83.5km (51.9 miles) Z Nine Mile lode 2 (McCowans lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
83.5km (51.9 miles) 0 Nine Mile lode 1 (McCowans lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
84.0km (52.2 miles) 1 Ducks wolframite prospect, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
84.1km (52.3 miles) 2 Festys greisen, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
84.3km (52.4 miles) 3 McCowens mica lode (McCowans mica lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.3km (53.0 miles) 4 Smith and Tobins, Torrington, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.4km (53.0 miles) 5 Hard Won prospect, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.5km (53.1 miles) 6 Mount Abundance body, Torrington, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.7km (53.2 miles) 7 Leviathan lode (The Leviathan), Auburn Vale, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.8km (53.3 miles) 8 Southern bodies, Torrington, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
85.8km (53.3 miles) 9 Kangaroo Flat lead (Manuels prospect; The Camp), Emmaville (Vegetable Creek), Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
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