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Ramrod Creek Coal Member STRATNO: 15819
Current: Yes Rank: Member, phase Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Unknown or process pending Usage: Described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88Last Update: 28-MAR-17
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Description: Dull banded coal, dull & bright banded coal with sporadic fine fusainous penny bands, sporadic calcite (two main splits); carbonaceous siltstone, light brown waxy claystone, grey medium- to fine-grained sandstone and fossiliferous siltstone
Comments: Sydney Basin.
Geological province: No province information available
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Minimum age: Late Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Maximum age: Late Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:

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First Reference:
REFID: 29942 Britten, R.A., 1972, A review of the stratigraphy of the Singleton Coal Measures and its significance to coal geology and mining in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales in Newcastle Conference,1972., AusIMM, 1v, p11-22

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REFID: 39346 Summerhayes, G., 1983, Muswellbrook, New South Wales, 1:25 000 geological map. Sheet 9033-11-N, 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v


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REFID: 29942 Britten, R.A. 1972 A review of the stratigraphy of the Singleton Coal Measures and its significance to coal geology and mining in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales in Newcastle Conference,1972. AusIMM 1v p11-22
Usage: Described (Fig.1) Comments: Permian
REFID: 39346 Summerhayes, G. 1983 Muswellbrook, New South Wales, 1:25 000 geological map. Sheet 9033-11-N, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments:

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