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Elliotts wolfram Mine (Elliotts wolfram Mine - Duck Creek), Torrington, Clive Co., New South Wales, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 29° 12' 55'' South , 151° 33' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -29.21528,151.55472
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Located approximately 18km North-West of Torrington

Operated as two shafts 1910 to 1980.

Grafton-MacLean 1:250 000 map sheet.

Vein deposit

Mineral List


9 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Anisian - Induan
242 - 252.17 Ma



ID: 693070
Mole Granite

Age: Triassic (242 - 252.17 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Mole Granite

Description: Coarse to very coarse grained seriate leucocratic granite and minor microleucogranite. Marginal porphyritic leucogranite and microgranite; greisen.

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). [5]

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References

Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.

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