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Golden Mile Dolerite STRATNO: 26586
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): WA
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Described Definition Card: Yes (View definition data)
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88 Last Update: 02-JUL-14
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Description: A differentiated (micro-) gabbroic sill, the main host to Kalgoorlie-Boulder gold mineralisation.
Comments:
Geological province: No province information available
Type state: Reference section type:
Maximum thickness: 940m Minimum thickness:
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Minimum age: Neoarchean Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Neoarchean Ma: 2675 6 % from base of biozone: Age method: isotopic, U/Pb

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Black Flag Group overlies Golden Mile Dolerite
Paringa Basalt underlies Golden Mile Dolerite
First Reference:
REFID: 68217 Woodall, R.W., 1965, Structure of the Kalgoorlie goldfield. IN Geology of Australian Ore Deposits., Eighth Commonwealth Mining and Metallurgical Congress, Australia & New Zealand, 1965. Publications, 1, 71-79

Use on maps:
REFID: 42735 Swager, C., Griffin, T., 1990, Geology of the Archaean Kalgoorlie Terrane, Northern and Southern sheets, 1:250 000., Geological Survey of Western Australia, 1v, Map


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REFID: 50622 Heath, C.J. , Campbell, I.H. 2004 A New Geochemical Technique for Gold Exploration: Alkali Element Mobility Associated with Gold Mineralization in the West Australian Goldfields Economic Geology 99(2) p313-324
Usage: Described (p314) Comments: Thickness: 600-940m. Can be divided into 10 informal units. Intruded contacts between Paringa Basalt and Black Flag Beds.
REFID: 60626 Gauthier, L. , Hagemann, S. , Robert, F. , Pickens, G. 2004 Structural acrhitecture and relative timing of Fimiston gold mineralization at the Golden Mile deposit, Kalgoorlie Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2004/16 p53-60
Usage: Described (p54) Comments: Thickness: 700 m. Subdivided into 10 units. Equivalent to Aberdare Dolerite.
REFID: 43496 Ahmat, A.L. 1995 Geology of the Kanowna 1:100 000 Sheet Geological Survey of Western Australia. Explanatory Notes 1v 28p
Usage: Described (6-15) Comments: Age: 2675+/-6Ma.
REFID: 41249 Keats, W. 1987 Regional geology of the Kalgoorlie-Boulder gold-mining district. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 21
Usage: Described (p22) Comments:
REFID: 39895 Golding, L.Y. 1985 The nature of the Golden Mile Dolerite South-east of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 32(1) p55-63
Usage: Described (p55) Comments:
REFID: 40845 Phillips, G.N. , Groves, D.I. , Clark, M.E. 1983 The importance of host-rock mineralogy in the location of Archaean epigenetic gold deposits. IN de Villiers J.P.R. & Cawthorn P.A.(eds) - ICAM 81: Proceedings 1st International Congress on Applied Mineralogy. Geological Society of South Africa. Special Publication 7 p79-86
Usage: Described (p81) Comments:
REFID: 30779 Fletcher, C. , Maley, R.J. , Gresham, J.J. , Ross, J.R. 1976 Gold and nickel deposits of the Kalgoorlie-Kambalda greenstone belt. IN Ranford L.C.,Hodgson I.M.(Eds) - The mining centres of southern and western Australia. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 50AC p17-30
Usage: Described (p21) Comments: Also mention Fig.2
REFID: 33513 Tomich, S.A. 1974 A new look at Kalgoorlie Golden Mile geology. AusIMM. Proceedings 251 p27-35
Usage: Described (p29) Comments: See also P27. Main ore host
REFID: 33535 Travis, G.A. , Woodall, R. , Bartram, G.D. 1971 The geology of the Kalgoorlie goldfield. IN J.E. Glover (ed) Symposium on Archaean Rocks, Perth 23-26 May 1970 Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 3 p175-190
Usage: Described (p184) Comments: See also P185
REFID: 68217 Woodall, R.W. 1965 Structure of the Kalgoorlie goldfield. IN Geology of Australian Ore Deposits. Eighth Commonwealth Mining and Metallurgical Congress, Australia & New Zealand, 1965. Publications 1 71-79
Usage: Described (p71-79) Min age from reference: Precambrian Max age from reference: Precambrian Comments: Approx 1000-2500 ft thick [~300-763m thick] , Underlain by Paringa Basalt. Overlain by Black Flag Beds. , Sill of meta-quartz dolerite and meta-quartz gabbro with minor more basic sections
REFID: 64715 Wyche, S. 2007 Stratigraphy and structure of the Kalgoorlie Terrane at Hannan Lake and Mount Hunt - a field guide Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2007/15 11p
Usage: Briefly described (p3, p5 Fig. 4) Comments: Main host rocks for Kalgoorlie gold deposits. See also p7 Fig. 7.
REFID: 62872 Evans, K.A. , Phillips, G.N. , Powell, R. 2006 Rock-Buffering of Auriferous Fluids in Altered Rocks Associated with the Golden Mile-Style Mineralization, Kalgoorlie Gold Field, Western Australia Economic Geology 101(4) p805-818
Usage: Briefly described (p805) Comments: Igneous intrusion. Discusses Golden Mile mineralisation located at southern end of Kalgoorlie gold field.
REFID: 63163 Gauthier, L. , Hagemann, S. , Robert, F. 2006 The Structural Architecture of the Golden Mile gold deposit, Kalgoorlie, W.A. IN Neumayr, P. (ed.) "Outcrop to Ore body: Innovative Geoscience in Exploration and Mining" ; Kalgoorlie 2006 Australian Institute of Geoscientists. Bulletin 44 p76-77
Usage: Briefly described (p76) Comments: Overlain by Black Flag Group; underlain by Paringa Basalt. Max. thickness: 700m. Geological Province: Kalgoorlie Terrane/Eastern Goldfields Province. Layered tholeiitic sill.
REFID: 62108 Weinberg, R.F. , van der Borgh, P. , Bateman, R.J. , Groves, D.I. 2005 Kinematic History of the Boulder-Lefroy Shear Zone System and Controls on Associated Gold Mineralization, Yligarn Craton, Western Australia Economic Geology 100(7) p1407-1426
Usage: Briefly described (p1409 Tb. 1) Comments: Differentiated into 10 units. Geological Province: Yilgarn Craton (Boulder-Lefroy Shear Zone). See also p1420 Fig.14.
REFID: 61855 Butt, C.R.M. 2005 Mt. Percy gold deposit area, Western Australia IN Anand, R.R. and de Broekert, P. (eds.) "Regolith Landscape Evolution Across Australia: a compilation of regolith landscape case studies with regolith landscape evolution models" CRC LEME (Cooperative Research Centre for Landscape Environments and Mineral Exploration) 1v p333-337
Usage: Briefly described (p333, p334) Comments: Covered by nodular and pisolitic gravels with massive lateritic duricrusts.
REFID: 62109 McNaughton, N.J. , Mueller, A.G. , Groves, D.I. 2005 The Age of the Giant Golden Mile Deposit, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia: Ion-Microprobe Zircon and Monazite U-Pb Geochronology of a Synmineralization Lamprophyre Dike Economic Geology 100(7) p1427-1440
Usage: Briefly described (p1428, p1429 Fig. 2) Comments: Rhyolite porphyry dykes; parts are described as amphibolitic and others chloritic (see Fig. 2). The prinicipal host rock to lode structures in Kalgoorlie. Intrude the lower Black Flag Group. Thickness: 750m.
REFID: 65264 Groenewald, P.B. , Riganti, A. 2004 East Yilgarn 1:100 000 geological information series - an explanatory note Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 95 58p
Usage: Briefly described (p22) Comments: Comprises a differentiated (micro-)gabbroic sill that is the main host to gold mineralisation at Kalgoorlie-Boulder.
REFID: 60627 Tripp, G. 2004 Rubicon gold mine, Kundana mining centre Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2004/16 p61-73
Usage: Briefly described (p65 Tb.1) Comments: Intrudes Black Flag Group
REFID: 24306 Sorjonen-Ward, P. , Zhang, Y. , Zhao, C. 2002 Numerical modelling of orogenic processes and gold mineralisation in the southeastern part of the Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 49(6) p935-964
Usage: Briefly described (p943) Comments:
REFID: 23924 Brugger, J. , Maas, R. , Lahaye, Y. , McRae, C. , Ghaderi, M. , Costa, S. , Lambert, D. , Bateman, R. , Prince, K. 2002 Origins of Nd-Sr-Pb isotopis variations in single sheelite grains from Archaean gold deposits, Western Australia Chemical Geology 182 (2-4) p203-255
Usage: Briefly described (p206) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments: Geological Province: Yilgarn Craton. Age: 2675 +/- 4 Ma (U-Pb).
REFID: 23853 Polito, P.A. , Bone, Y. , Clarke, J.D.A. , Mernagh, T.P. 2001 Compositional zoning of fluid inclusions in the Archaean Junction golf deposit, Western Australia: a process of fluid - wall-rock interaction? Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 48(6) p833-855
Usage: Briefly described (p834) Comments:
REFID: 23928 Bateman, R.J. , Hagemann, S.G. , McCuaig, T.C. , Swager, C.P. 2001 Protracted gold mineralization throughout Archaean orogenesis in the Kalgoorlie camp, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia: structural, mineralogical and geochemical evolution IN "4th International Archaean Symposium" Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2001/17 p63-98
Usage: Briefly described (p66) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments: Geological Province: Yilgarn Craton.
REFID: 60076 Groenewald, P.B. , Painter, M.G.M. , Roberts, F.I. , McCabe, M. , Fox, A. 2000 East Yilgarn Geoscience Database, 1:100 000 Geology [of] Menzies to Norseman - an explanatory note Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 78 53p
Usage: Briefly described (p22) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments: A differentiated (micro-) gabbroic sill, the main host to Kalgoorlie-Boulder gold mineralisation.
REFID: 23149 Phillips, G.N. , Vearncombe, J.R. , Murphy, R. 1998 Jundee gold deposit IN Berkman, D.A. & Mackenzie, D.H. (eds) 'Geology of Australian and Papua New Guinean mineral deposits' AusIMM. Monograph Series 22 p97-104
Usage: Briefly described (p101) Comments:
REFID: 65204 Wyche, S. 1998 Kalgoorlie, Western Australia (Second Edition), 1:250 000 geological map (Sheet SH 51-9) Geological Survey of Western Australia. Explanatory Notes 31
Usage: Briefly described (pg6 Tbl.1, p12, p24) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments: A differentiated gabbroic sill; the main host to gold mineralisation on the Golden Mile, also hosts the Mount Charlotte deposit; associated with smaller sills including Williamstown Dolerite.
REFID: 23137 Watchorn, R.B. 1998 Kambalda-St Ives gold deposits IN Berkman, D.A. & Mackenzie, D.H. (eds) 'Geology of Australian and Papua New Guinean mineral deposits' AusIMM. Monograph Series 22 p243-254
Usage: Briefly described (p246) Comments:
REFID: 22596 Witt, W.K. 1995 Tholeiitic and high-Mg mafic/ultramafic sills in the Eastern Goldfields Province, Western Australia: implications for tectonic settings Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 42(4) p407-422
Usage: Briefly described (p413, Fig.5 p416) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments:
REFID: 43102 Morris, P.A. 1993 Archaean Mafic and Ultramafic Volcanic Rocks, Menzies to Norseman, Western Australia. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 36 107pp
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 42870 Witt, W.K. 1993 Lithological and structural controls on gold mineralization in the Archaean Menzies-Kambalda area, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 40(1) p65-86
Usage: Briefly described (Table 1, P67) Comments:
REFID: 42570 Pirajno, F. 1992 Hydrothermal Mineral Deposits - Principles and Fundamental Concepts for the Exploration Geologist Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1v 709pp
Usage: Briefly described (p661) Comments:
REFID: 42117 Swager, C. , Griffin, T.J. 1990 An early thrust duplex in the Kalgoorlie-Kambalda greenstone belt, Eastern Goldfields Province, Western Australia. Precambrian Research 48(1/2) p63-73
Usage: Briefly described (Table 1 P67) Comments:
REFID: 42195 Golding, S.D. , Clark, M.E. , Keele, R.A. , Wilson, A.F. , Keays, R.R. 1990 Geochemistry of Archaean epigenetic gold deposits in the Eastern Goldfields Province, Western Australia. IN Herbert H.K., Ho S.E. (eds.)- Stable isotopes and fluid processes in mineralization. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 23 p141-176
Usage: Briefly described (p146) Comments: See also Fig.4
REFID: 42735 Swager, C. , Griffin, T. 1990 Geology of the Archaean Kalgoorlie Terrane, Northern and Southern sheets, 1:250 000. Geological Survey of Western Australia 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (map legend) Min age from reference: Archean Comments:
REFID: 42221 Swager, C. , Griffin, T.J. , Witt, W.K. , Wyche, S. , Ahmat, A.L. , Hunter, W.M. , McGoldrick, P.J. 1990 Geology of the Archaean Kalgoorlie Terrane--an explanatory note. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 1990(12) 1v
Usage: Briefly described (p10) Comments:
REFID: 69035 Clout, J.M.F. , Cleghorn, J.H. , Eaton, P.C. 1990 Geology of the Kalgoorlie Gold Field, IN Hughes, F.E. (Ed.), Geology of the Mineral Deposits of Australia and Papua New Guinea AusIMM. Monograph Series No. 14 Vol.1 p411-431
Usage: Briefly described (pp411-418, pp423-424, pp427-430) Min age from reference: Neoarchean Max age from reference: Neoarchean Comments: ~ 600 to 940 m thick. Tholeiitic sill occupying consistent stratigraphic position over ~ 20 km strike, locally discordant with bedding in the Black Flag Beds. Subdivided into ten sub-units by Travis, Woodall and Bartram (1971). , 2660 +/- 100 Ma, Rb-Sr (Turek 1966) , Weakly differentiated gabbroic sill, with upper and lower chilled margins, a lower ultramafic layer, several gabbroic units, an iron-rich microgabbro, and a central granophyric unit.
REFID: 41889 Phillips, G.N. , Groves, D.I. , Amaro, D. , Hallbauer, D.K. , Fotios, M.G. 1989 Morphology and trace-element compositions of pyrites from Ka lgoorlie gold deposits: sensitive indicators of syndeformati onal fluid regimes and depositional processes. IN Ho S.E. & Groves D.I. (eds) - Advances in understanding Precambrian. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 12 p217-226
Usage: Briefly described (p218) Comments:
REFID: 42817 Griffin, T.J. 1989 Widgiemooltha 1:250 000 geological series - explanatory notes. Second edition. Sheet SH 51-14. Geological Survey of Western Australia 1v 43p
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.3) Comments:
REFID: 41066 Mock, C.M. , Elliott, B.G. , Ewers, G.R. , Lorenz, R.P. 1987 Gold deposits of Western Australia: BMR Datafile (MINDEP). Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Resource Report 3
Usage: Briefly described (2 of 2 C01) Comments: Mention P34
REFID: 41149 Boulter, C.A. , Fotios, M.G. , Phillips, G.N. 1987 The Golden Mile, Kalgoorlie: A giant gold deposit localized in ductile shear zones by structurally induced infiltration of an auriferous metamorphic fluid. Economic Geology 82(7) p1661-1678
Usage: Briefly described (p1664) Comments:
REFID: 39046 Golding, S.D. , Wilson, A.F. 1983 Geochemical and stable isotope studies of the No.4 lode, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. Economic Geology 78(3) p438-450
Usage: Briefly described (p438) Comments:
REFID: 46905 Golding, L.Y. , Walter, M.R. 1979 Evidence of evaporite minerals in the Archaean Black Flag Beds, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 4(1) p67-71
Usage: Briefly described (Table 1) Comments: Stratigraphic succession
REFID: 35612 Woodall, R. 1979 Gold - Australia and the world. IN Gold Mineralization. A seminar organized by the Dept.Geology, Uni.of WA, in co-operation with The Extension Service, Uni.of WA. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 3 p1-34
Usage: Briefly described (p4) Comments: Discussed re Kalgoorlie gold deposits
REFID: 36259 Woodall, R. , Travis, G.A. 1979 Mineral deposits of Western Australia - Gold. IN Prider R.T.(ed) - Mining in Western Australia. University of Western Australia Press 1v p57-74
Usage: Briefly described (p63) Comments: Overlies Paringa Basalt; overlain by Black Flag Beds. Complex differentiated intrusion comprising up to 10 conformable units, ranging in composition from a lower ultramafic chilled contact to a quartz-rich, granophyric in the upper section.
REFID: 30886 Gee, R.D. , Groves, D.I. , Fletcher, C.I. 1976 Archaean geology and mineral deposits of the Eastern Goldfields. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 42A
Usage: Briefly described (p19) Comments: Also mention Table 4.
REFID: 33917 Woodall, R. 1975 Gold in the Pre-Cambrian of Western Australia. IN Knight C.L.(ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 1. Metals. AusIMM. Monograph Series 5 p175-184
Usage: Briefly described (p177) Comments: lithology
REFID: 36869 Williams, I.R. 1975 Yilgarn Block - Eastern Goldfields Province. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Memoir 2 p33-52
Usage: Briefly described (p40) Comments: See also P48
REFID: 32083 McCall, G.J.H. , Keishman, J. 1971 Clues to the origin of Archaean eugeosynclinal peridotites and the nature of serpentinisation. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 3 p281-299
Usage: Briefly described (p294) Comments:
REFID: 29681 Bartram, G.D. , McCall, G.J.H. 1971 Wall-rock alteration associated with auriferous lodes in the Golden Mile, Kalgoorlie. IN Glover J.E.(ed) - Symposium on Archaean rocks. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 3 p191-199
Usage: Briefly described (Table 2) Comments:
REFID: 32685 Prider, R.T. 1970 Nickel in Western Australia. Nature 226(5247) p691-693
Usage: Briefly described (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 68109 Wyche, S. , Kirkland, C.L. , Riganti, A. , Pawley, M.J. , Belousova, E.A. , Wingate, M.T.D. 2012 Isotopic constraints on stratigraphy in the central and eastern Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 59(5) pp657-670
Usage: Mentioned (p660) Comments: Kalgoorlie Terrane. , Auriferous; mafic sills.
REFID: 63981 Krapez, B. , Hand, J.L. 2008 Late Archaean deep-marine volcaniclastic sedimentation in an arc-related basin: The Kalgoorlie Sequence of the Eastern Goldfields Superterrane, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia Precambrian Research 161(1-2) p89-113
Usage: Mentioned (p95 Fig.5, p97) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments: In LED-10, intrudes the contact between Paringa Basalt and Kalgoorlie Sequence. Its upper surface is hydraulically-brecciated contact aureole; interpreted emplacement depth of at least 5 km. , Intrudes Kalgoorlie Sequence. , Gabbro.
REFID: 62406 Tomich, Tony 2006 Kalgoorlie's Golden Mile - Differences Between Host Lithologies, Lode Systems and Ore Types AusIMM. Bulletin 3 p54-57
Usage: Mentioned (p55) Comments:
REFID: 60623 Neumayr, P. , Walshe, J. , Connors, K. , Cox, S. , Morrison, R.S. , Stolz, E. 2004 Gold Mineralization in the St Ives camp near Kambalda Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2004/16 p23-45
Usage: Mentioned (p30) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments:
REFID: 60514 Neumayr, P. , Harris, M. , Beresford, S.W. 2004 Gold and Nickel deposits in the Archaean Norseman-Wiluna Greenstone Belt, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia - A Field Guide Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2004/16 115pp
Usage: Mentioned (p30, p54) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments: Maximum thickness: 700m. Gabbro sill. Geological Province: Yilgarn Carton.
REFID: 60981 Beardsmore, T.J. , Gardner, Y. 2003 Darlot gold deposit, Yandal gold province, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia IN Ely, K.S. Phillips, G.N. (eds.) "Yandal gold province; geoscience and exploration success" CSIRO Exploration & MIning 1v p173-219
Usage: Mentioned (p187 Fig.6) Comments:
REFID: 60976 Phillips, G.N. , Vearncombe, J.R. 2003 Exploration of the Yandal gold province, Yilgarn Craton, Western Australia IN Ely, K.S. Phillips, G.N. (eds.) "Yandal gold province; geoscience and exploration success" CSIRO 1v p1-26
Usage: Mentioned (p16) Comments: Geological Province: Yilgarn Craton.
REFID: 23786 Brown, S.J.A. , Krapez, B. , Beresford, S.W. , Cassidy, K.F. , Champion, D.C. , Barley, M.E. , Cas, R.A.F. 2001 Archaean volcanic and sedimentary environments of the Eastern Goldfields Province, Western Australia - a field guide Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2001/13 66p
Usage: Mentioned (p7) Comments: Geological Province: Yilgarn Craton.
REFID: 23926 Hagemann, S.G. , Cassidy, K.F. 2001 World-class gold camps and deposits in the Eastern Goldfields Province, Yilgarn Craton: diversity in host rocks, strutural controls, and mineralization styles IN "4th International Archaean Symposium" Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 2001/17 p7-44
Usage: Mentioned (p10 Tb. 1) Comments:
REFID: 42969 Findlay, D. 1994 Boudinage control on the emplacement of lodes of the Kalgoorlie goldfield. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 41(2) p105-113
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1 p106) Comments:
REFID: 22534 Witt, W.K. 1994 Geology of the Bardoc 1:100 000 Sheet. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Explanatory Notes 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.5 p10) Comments: of Black Flag Group
REFID: 43735 Goleby, B.R. , Rattenbury, M.S. , Swager, C.P. , Drummond, B.J. , Williams, P.R. , Sheraton, J.W. , Heinrich, C.A. 1993 Archaean crustal structure from seismic reflection profiling, eastern goldfields, Western Australia. Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Record 1993/15 p1-54
Usage: Mentioned (p44) Comments:
REFID: 42892 Hunter, W.M. 1993 Geology of the granite-greenstone terrane of the Kalgoorlie and Yilmia 1:100 000 sheets, Western Australia. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 35 80pp
Usage: Mentioned (p36) Comments:
REFID: 42696 Witt, W.K. 1993 Gold Mineralization in the Menzies-Kambalda region, Eastern Goldfields, Western Australia. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 39 165p
Usage: Mentioned (Plate 1B) Min age from reference: Archean Comments:
REFID: 43162 Morris, P.A. , Barnes, S.J. , Hill, R.E.T. 1993 IAVCEI Canberra 1993 - Excursion Guide - Eruptive Environment and Geochemistry of Archaean Ultramafic, Mafic and Felsic Volcanic Rocks of the Eastern Yilgarn Craton Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Record 1993/62 43p
Usage: Mentioned (5) Comments:
REFID: 23159 Mueller, A.G. , de Laeter, J.R. , Groves, D.I. 1991 Strontium Isotope Systematics of Hydrothermal Minerals from Epigenetic Archaean Gold Deposits in the Yilgarn Block, Western Australia. Economic Geology 86(4) 780-809
Usage: Mentioned (p805) Min age from reference: Archean Max age from reference: Archean Comments:
REFID: 42436 Witt, W.K. , Davy, R. , Chapman, D. 1991 The Mount Pleasant Sill Eastern Goldfields, Western Australia Iron-rich granophyre in a layered high-Mg intrusion. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 30 p73-92
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.11 P.84) Comments:
REFID: 42344 Woodall, R. 1990 Gold in Australia. IN Hughes F.E. (ed) - Geology of the mineral deposits of Australia and Papua New Guinea. AusIMM. Monograph Series 14 p45-67
Usage: Mentioned (p52) Comments:
REFID: 42198 Lambert, I.B. , Donnelly, T.H. 1990 The palaeoenvironmental significance of trends in sulphur isotope compositions in the precambrian: a critical review. IN Herbert H.K., Ho S.E. (eds.)- Stable isotopes and fluid processes in mineralization. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 23 p260-268
Usage: Mentioned (p262) Comments:
REFID: 41771 Griffin, T.J. 1989 Explanatory notes on the Widgiemooltha 1:250 000 geological sheet Western Australia. (Second edition). Geological Survey of Western Australia. Record 1989/4(2nd ed.)
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.3) Comments:
REFID: 41900 Grice, J.D. , Bevan, A.W.R. 1989 Frohbergite, unnamed - Au3(AgPb)As2TE3, and related tellurides from the North Kalgurli mine, Western Australia. Australian Mineralogist 4(4) p133-140
Usage: Mentioned (p134) Comments:
REFID: 41673 Groves, D.I. , Ho, S.E. , McNaughton, N.J. , Mueller, A.G. , Perring, C.S. , Rock, N.M.S. , Skwarnecki, M.S. 1989 Genetic models for Archaean lode-gold deposits in Western Australia. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 12 p1-22
Usage: Mentioned (p9) Comments:
REFID: 41784 Swager, C. 1989 Structure of Kalgoorlie greenstones - regional deformation history and implications for the structural setting of the Golden Mile gold deposits. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Report 25 p59-84
Usage: Mentioned (p65) Comments:
REFID: 41458 Mueller, A.G. , Harris, L.B. , Lungan, A. 1988 Structural control of greenstone-hosted gold mineralization by transcurrent shearing: A new interpretation of the Kalgoorlie mining district, Western Australia. Ore Geology Reviews 3(4) p359-387
Usage: Mentioned (p361) Comments:
REFID: 41379 Jones, D.A. 1988 The Paddington Gold Mine, Broad Arrow. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 18 p39-45
Usage: Mentioned (p39) Comments:
REFID: 41096 Groves, D.I. , Phillips, G.N. 1987 The genesis and tectonic control on Archaean gold deposits of the Western Australian Shield - A metamorphic replacement model. Ore Geology Reviews 2(4) p287-322
Usage: Mentioned (p301) Comments:
REFID: 40799 Groves, D.I. , Ho, S.E. , Houstoun, S.M. , Phillips, G.N. 1986 A review of gold deposits in the Archaean greenstone belts of Western Australia. IN Berkman D.A.(ed) - 13th CMMI Congress, Singapore, May 1986. Publications Volume 2. Geology and exploration. 13th Congress of Council of Mining and Metallurgical Institutions and AusIMM 13(2) p243-250
Usage: Mentioned (p246) Comments:
REFID: 40849 Tomich, S.A. 1986 An outline of the economic geology of Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. Geological Society of South Africa. Transactions 89(1) p35-55
Usage: Mentioned (p37) Comments:
REFID: 40005 Phillips, G.N. 1985 Archaean gold deposits of Australia. University of Witwatersrand. Economic Geology Research Unit. Information Circular 175
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.3) Comments:
REFID: 40083 Redman, B.A. , Keays, R.R. 1985 Archean basic volcanism in the Eastern Goldfields Province, Yilgarn Block, Western Australia. Precambrian Research 30(2) p1113-152
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 38765 Libby, W.G. , de Laeter, J.R. 1981 Rb-Sr geochronology of alkaline granitic rocks in the Eastern Goldfields Province. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Annual Report 1980 p98-103
Usage: Mentioned (p100) Comments:
REFID: 35611 Chapman, D.G. , Groves, D.I. 1979 A preliminary study of the distribution of gold in Archaean interflow sulphidic metasediments, Yilgarn Block, WA. IN Gold Mineralization. Seminar organized by Dept. Geology, Uni. WA, with The Extension Service, Uni. WA. University of Western Australia. Department of Geology. Publication 3 76-88
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments: Stratigraphic columns for Kalgoorlie and Kambalda.
REFID: 35469 Moeskops, P.G. 1978 The nature and origin of chromitite seams in layered intrusions. AMDEL. Bulletin 23 p29-61
Usage: Mentioned (p44) Comments:
REFID: 30567 Donnelly, T.H. , Lambert, I.B. , Oehler, D.Z. , Hallberg, J.A. , Hudson, D.R. , Smith, J.W. , Bavinton, O.A. , Golding, L. 1977 A reconnaissance study of stable isotope ratios in Archaean rocks from the Yilgarn Block, Western Australia. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 24(7) 409-420
Usage: Mentioned (p415) Comments:
REFID: 32447 Nickel, E.H. 1977 Mineralogy of the "green leader" gold ore at Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. AusIMM. Proceedings 263 p9-13
Usage: Mentioned (p9) Comments:
REFID: 29784 Binns, R.A. , Marston, R.J. 1976 Archaean geology of the Yilgarn Block, Western Australia. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 40A
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 33514 Tomich, S.A. 1976 Further thoughts on the application of volcanogenic theory to the Golden Mile ores at Kalgoorlie. AusIMM. Proceedings 258 p19-29
Usage: Mentioned (p19) Comments:
REFID: 33515 Tomich, S.A. 1975 A new look at Kalgoorlie Golden Mile geology. Discussion and contributions. AusIMM. Proceedings 256 p33-48
Usage: Mentioned (p33) Comments:
REFID: 30882 Gee, R.D. 1975 Regional geology of the Archaean nucleii of the Western Australian shield. IN Knight C.L.(Ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 1. Metals. AusIMM. Monograph Series 5 p43-55
Usage: Mentioned (p50) Comments:
REFID: 30900 Gemuts, I. , Theron, A. 1975 The Archaean between Coolgardie and Norseman - stratigraphy and mineralization. IN Knight C.L.(ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 1. Metals. AusIMM. Monograph Series 5 p66-74
Usage: Mentioned (p67) Comments: See also Table 1
REFID: 33838 Williams, D.A.C. 1973 Archaean layered intrusions of the Eastern Goldfields region, Western Australia. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 38(1) p45-70
Usage: Mentioned (p68) Comments:
REFID: 32078 McCall, G.J.H. 1973 Geochemical characteristics of some Archaean greenstone suites of the Gilgara structural province, Australia. Chemical Geology 11(4) p243-269
Usage: Mentioned (p248) Comments:
REFID: 31042 Glikson, A.Y. 1972 Petrology and geochemistry of metamorphosed Archean ophiolites, Kalgoorlie-Coolgardie, Western Australia. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin 125 p121-189
Usage: Mentioned (Fig. 4) Comments: Correlation
REFID: 33554 Turek, A. , Compston, W. 1971 Rubidium-strontium geochronology in the Kalgoorlie region. (Abstract). Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 3 p72
Usage: Mentioned (p72) Comments:
REFID: 32079 McCall, G.J.H. 1971 Some ultrabasic and basic igneous rock occurrences in the Archaean of Western Australia. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 3 p429-442
Usage: Mentioned (p435) Comments:
REFID: 34608 Woodall, R. , Travis, G. 1970 The Kambalda nickel deposits, Western Australia. IN Mining and Petroleum Geology. Ninth Commonwealth Mining and Metallurgical Congress, UK, 1969 Vol.2 p517-533
Usage: Mentioned (p2) Comments:
REFID: 34281 Kriewaldt, M.J.B. 1969 Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, 1:250 000 geological series explanatory notes. Sheet SH/51-09. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia & Geological Survey of WA 1v 18pp
Usage: Mentioned (p14) Comments:
REFID: 34324 McCall, G.J.H. 1969 The Archaean succession to the west of Lake Lefroy. Royal Society of Western Australia. Journal 52(4) p119-128
Usage: Mentioned (p122) Comments:
REFID: 68216 Simpson, R.C. 1967 Operations at Mount Charlotte. IN Woodcock J.T., Madigan R.T., Thomas R.G., (eds) 'Proceedings - General'. Eighth Commonwealth Mining and Metallurgical Congress, Australia & New Zealand, 1965. Publications 6 (125)
Usage: Mentioned (p301 Fig. 1) Comments: SH51-9
REFID: 45546 Haycraft, J.A. 1965 Orebodies in the Mt. Charlotte-Hannan's North area, Kalgoorlie. AusIMM. Proceedings 213 p49-64
Usage: Not recorded (p.50-52) Comments: "The principle orebodies are located in quartz dolerites of the Golden Mile Dolerite".

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