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Gundarene pit (Bushmans Range), Lowanna, Fitzroy Co., New South Wales, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° 12' 7'' South , 152° 55' 47'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -30.20213,152.92986
GeoHash:G#: r6su0jb5u
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A small gravel quarry producing road base for the area.
No minerals currently recorded for this locality.

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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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Moscovian - Tournaisian
307 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 836274
Coramba beds

Age: Carboniferous (307 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: Lithofeldspathic wacke, minor siltstone, siliceous siltstone, mudstone, metabasalt, chert and jasper, rare calcareous siltstone and felsic volcanics

Comments: feldspar- or lithic-rich arenite to rudite; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Feldspar- or lithic-rich arenite to rudite

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]

Mississippian - Late Devonian
323.2 - 382.7 Ma



ID: 3189381
Paleozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (323.2 - 382.7 Ma)

Comments: New England Fold Belt

Lithology: Shale,schist,chert,phyllite,greywacke,limestone,volcanigenic siltstone

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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Chestnut, W.S., Crawford, E.A. (1971) Coffs Harbour Shire survey of construction material resources. Geological Survey Report, GS1971/275, 16 pages.


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