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Mill Creek Siltstone STRATNO: 26740
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Unknown or process pending Usage: Described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88 Last Update: 11-JUL-12
Replaced by: Previously known as:
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Geological province: No province information available
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Unit Age Event: deposition
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Minimum age: Jurassic Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Maximum age: Jurassic Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:

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First Reference:
REFID: 43881 McElroy, C.T., 1962, The geology of the Clarence-Moreton Basin., Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology), 9, p1-172 + Maps

Use on maps:
REFID: 31806 Leitch, E.C., Neilson, M.J., Hobson, E., 1971, Dorrigo-Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheets SH/56-10 & 11, 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 33766 Thomson, J., 1973, Drake, New South Wales, Australia 1:100 000 geological series map. Sheet 9340, 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, Map
REFID: 43468 Rose, G., 1969, 1:250 000 geological series Maclean, H56-7. Provisional Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales


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REFID: 33476 Thomson, J. 1976 Geology of the Drake 1:100 000 sheet, 9340. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Described (p102) Comments: Mention Table and P99
REFID: 34340 McElroy, C.T. 1969 The Clarence-Moreton Basin in New South Wales. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p457-479
Usage: Described (p466) Comments:
REFID: 60997 Bradshaw, M. , Wells, A.T. , O'Brien, P.E. 1994 Revision of the stratigraphic position of the Towallum Basalt, Clarence-Moreton Basin, New South Wales - Implications for Australian Jurassic biostratigraphy IN Wells,A.T.,O'Brien, P.E. (eds) "Geology and petroleum potential of Clarence.." Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Bulletin 241 p138-143
Usage: Briefly described (p140 Fig. 2) Comments: Reploaced by Raceview Formation (and Ripley Road Sandstone?).
REFID: 60995 Willis, I.L. 1994 Stratigraphic implications of regional reconnaissance observations in the southern Clarence-Moreton Basin, New South Wales IN Wells, A.T.O'Brien, P.E. (eds) "Geology and petroleum potential of the Clarence-Moreton Basin, NSW and Queensland" Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Bulletin 241 p48-71
Usage: Briefly described (p55 Fig. 6) Comments: Of McElroy (1963, 1969) and Brunker and Chesnut (1976). Of the former Marburg Formation. Term now abandoned and replaced by Raceview Formation. Overlay Laytons Range Conglomerate.
REFID: 44450 Gilligan, L.B. , Brownlow, J.W. , Cameron, R.G. , Henley, H.F. 1992 Dorrigo-Coffs Harbour 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-10, SH/56-11: Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets Geological Survey of New South Wales 509p
Usage: Briefly described (p36) Min age from reference: Late Triassic Max age from reference: Late Triassic Comments: Of Bundamba Group. Geological Province: Clarence-Moreton Basin.
REFID: 42248 Wells, A.T. , O'Brien, P.E. , Willis, I.L. , Cranfield, L.C. 1990 A new lithostratigraphic framework for the Early Jurassic units in the Bundamba Group, Clarence-Moreton Basin, Queensland and New South Wales. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 11(4) p397-414
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2 P399) Comments:
REFID: 41631 Willis, I.L. 1989 Revision of geology in the coast range - Red Cliff area, southeastern Clarence-Moreton Basin, New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 74
Usage: Mentioned (p9) Comments:
REFID: 35264 Korsch, R.J. 1978 Stratigraphic and igneous units in the Rockvale-Coffs Harbour region, northern New South Wales. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 111(1/2) p13-17
Usage: Mentioned (p16) Comments:
REFID: 33766 Thomson, J. 1973 Drake, New South Wales, Australia 1:100 000 geological series map. Sheet 9340, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v Map
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 31806 Leitch, E.C. , Neilson, M.J. , Hobson, E. 1971 Dorrigo-Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheets SH/56-10 & 11, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43468 Rose, G. 1969 1:250 000 geological series Maclean, H56-7. Provisional Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Triassic Comments: Provisional Edition
REFID: 43383 Brunker, R.L. , Offenberg, A.C. , Rose, G. 1967 Explanatory Notes 1:3 000 000 geological map of New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales 32
Usage: Not recorded (p24) Comments:
REFID: 43881 McElroy, C.T. 1962 The geology of the Clarence-Moreton Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology) 9 p1-172 + Maps
Usage: Not recorded (p6-7,11,31-3,133) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Triassic Comments: Top formation of Bundamba Group

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