Kathida Tin Mine (Kathida Mine; Cathida Mine; Kath-Ida Mine), The Gulf, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||29° 16' 50'' South , 151° 27' 55'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-29.28083,151.46528|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
This mine is located approximately 24 km North-West of Emmaville and is accessed via a dirt track from Emmaville. The mine is only approximately 2 km East of the Gulf but not accessible by road.
Plan 5938 surface plan of the Kathida Tin Mine indicates that it is close to/part of the Yankee lodes and Graney lodes.
The mine is still active.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
7 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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|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).