Moredun Creek (Clerks Creek; Kellys Creek; Branch Moredun Creek), Wandsworth, Hardinge Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||30° 0' 40'' South , 151° 30' 28'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-30.01137,151.50796|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
A placer deposit worked for sapphires.
(From geographical names board NSW)
A perennial stream rising in W slopes of the Great Dividing Range near the village of Ben Lomond, about 1 km NW of The Brothers Trig Station. It flows generally WSW for about 75 km into the Gwydir River at Bundarra.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
2 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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0 - 0.0117 Ma
Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)
Comments: regolith; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
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).