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Bowdens Silver Mine (Bowdens Gift prospect; Bowdens Silver deposit; Bowdens deposit), Lue, Phillip Co., New South Wales, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 38' 10'' South , 149° 52' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -32.6361111111, 149.868888889


Located 25 km south east of the town of Mudgee.
Small town of Lue is approximately 3km distant
Map sheet: Dubbo Geological Sheet 1:250 000.
Coordinates: 768950mE, 6384250mN.

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

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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Cisuralian
272.3 - 298.9 Ma
Rylstone Volcanics

Age: Cisuralian (272.3 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Rylstone Volcanics

Description: Rhyolitic to dacitic pyroclastic rocks; tuffaceous sandstone, breccia, conglomerate, siltstone, thin airfall tuff horizons; flow banded rhyolite lavas.

Comments: igneous felsic volcanic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Igneous felsic volcanic

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

Meakin and Morgan 1999;
Marshall 1990;
Pringle and Elliot 1998.

 
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