Specimen Hill, Torrington district, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||29° 16' 35'' South , 151° 31' 4'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-29.27639,151.51778|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Located in Flagstone Parish in county Gough and is approximately 17.5km West of the village of Torrington (county Clive).
Emerald-bearing quartz and pegmatite veins.
Grafton-MacLean 1:250 000 map sheet.
Coordinates: 356015mE, 6760468mN.
7 valid minerals.
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|Anisian - Induan|
242 - 252.17 Ma
Age: Triassic (242 - 252.17 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Mole Granite
Comments: igneous felsic intrusive; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
Lithology: Igneous felsic intrusive
Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia). 
Groat, L.A., Giuliani, G., Marshall, D.D., Turner, D. (2008) Emerald deposits and occurrences: A review. Ore Geology Reviews 34, 87-112.