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Zircon from
Wylie Creek and tributaries (Buckingham Gully; Bruces Swamp; Zipples Gully; Wilsons Downfall Creek), Wilsons Downfall, Buller Co., New South Wales, Australia

Classification
Species:Zircon
Formula:Zr(SiO4)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:R.E. Brown, H.F. Henley and W.J. Stroud: Warwick–Tweed Heads Exploration Data Package Vol. 2, Mineral occurrence data sheets, occurrence lists and mineral occurrence maps, December, 2001. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales (GS2001/087).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Zircon data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wylie Creek and tributaries (Buckingham Gully; Bruces Swamp; Zipples Gully; Wilsons Downfall Creek), Wilsons Downfall, Buller Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Zircon
51.1km (31.8 miles) Clarence-Timbarra Rivers (Clarence-Timbarra alluvials), Tabulam, Drake Co., New South Wales, Australia
70.5km (43.8 miles) Mount Gillies, Scenic Rim Region, Queensland, Australia
77.7km (48.3 miles) Lower Round Swamp Creek, Binghi, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
77.7km (48.3 miles) Lower Round Swamp Creek alluvials, Binghi, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
78.5km (48.8 miles) Bald Rock Creek, Silent Grove, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia
83.9km (52.1 miles) Nine Mile Creek (Gunns Gully; Middle Swamp; Robertsons Creek; Interstate deposit), Stannum, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
92.9km (57.7 miles) Carneys Hill (Mount Carney), Deepwater, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
93.3km (58.0 miles) Breakfast Creek lode (Paradise lode; Blue lode), Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
96.8km (60.1 miles) Yankee Lodes, The Gulf, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
97.0km (60.3 miles) Kathida Tin Mine (Kathida Mine; Cathida Mine; Kath-Ida Mine), The Gulf, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
 
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