Degraves Mill (Ward's Mill), Malmsbury, Macedon Ranges Shire, Victoria, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 13' 3'' South , 144° 24' 57'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-37.217581, 144.415957|
Located approximately 5kms South of Malmsbury.
Zeolites were found here around 1856-1857 when a shaft was sunk next to the mill in order to reach a deep lead.
4 valid minerals.
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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|Holocene - Miocene|
0 - 23.03 Ma
|Newer Volcanic Group|
Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Newer Volcanic Group
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).