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Bakers Creek Suite STRATNO: 37374
Current: Yes Rank: Group, Suite Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Briefly described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 10-JUL-02Last Update: 10-SEP-14
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Description: Contains a variety of rock types ranging from gabbros and diorites through to tonalites and granophyres.
Comments: May be the same rocks as Bakers Creek Diorite Complex. To be included in Bakers Creek Supersuite.
Geological province: No province information available
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REFID: 24040 Jenkins, R.B., Landenberger, B., Collins, W.J., 2002, Late Palaeozoic retreating and advancing subduction boundary in the New England Fold Belt, New South Wales, Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 49 (3), p467-489

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REFID: 66183 Danis, C.R. , Daczko, N.R. , Lackie, M.A. , Craven, S.J. 2010 Retrograde metamorphism of the Wongwibinda Complex, New England Fold Belt and the implications of 2.5D subsurface geophysical structure for the metamorphic history Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 57(3) pp357-375
Usage: Briefly described (p359) Min age from reference: Early Permian Max age from reference: Gzhelian Comments: New England Fold Belt. Gabbro/diorite bodies, intra oceanic back arc setting. Coeval with Hillgrove Plutonic Suite (c.300 Ma).
REFID: 24040 Jenkins, R.B. , Landenberger, B. , Collins, W.J. 2002 Late Palaeozoic retreating and advancing subduction boundary in the New England Fold Belt, New South Wales Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 49 (3) p467-489
Usage: Briefly described (p468 Fig. 1, p470 Fig. 2, p471, p475) Min age from reference: Late Carboniferous Max age from reference: Late Carboniferous Comments: In the Tablelands Complex. Contains a variety of rock types ranging from gabbros and diorites through to tonalites and granophyres. Age of gabbros: ca.300Ma. Gabbros are given the informal name Bakers Creek gabbros (p486).

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