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Chinaman's Well (The Old Well), Yanda Co., New South Wales, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° 43' 8'' South , 146° 37' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -30.7190001699, 146.633111515


A former small deposit with a shaft and mine dump.

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7 valid minerals.

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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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Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma
sand plain 38499

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Description: Sand or gravel plains; may include some residual alluvium; quartz sand sheets commonly with ferruginous pisoliths or pebbles; local clay, calcrete, laterite, silcrete, silt, colluvium

Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Regolith

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

Heydon, D.J. (1981) Exploration Licences Nos. 1252, 1253, 1384-1389 and 1397-1401, Exploration Progress Report to 31st January, 1981. The Shell Company of Australia limited, Metals Division Report No: 08.860. New South Waes Geological Survey Report GS 1981/247, 347p.

 
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