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Vales Point seam STRATNO: 39825
Current: No Rank: Formation, beds Status: Informal State(s): NSW
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Briefly described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 08-DEC-03 Last Update: 17-APR-14
Replaced by: Vales Point coal seam Previously known as: Vales Point Coal Member
Description:
Comments: Used interchangeably with Vales Point coal seam.
Geological province: No province information available
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Wallarah seam underlies Vales Point seam
First Reference:
REFID: 24157 Creech, M., 2002, Tuffaceous deposition in the Newcastle Coal Measures: challenging existing concepts of peat formation in the Sydney Basin, New South Wales, Australia, International Journal of Coal Geology, 51, p185-214

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REFID: 62033 Creech, M. , Rigby, R. 2006 Revision of the Wollombi Coal measures Minfo 81 p24-25
Usage: Briefly described (p25 (Table)) Comments: Of Moon Island Beach Formation (Newcastle Coal Measures). Overlies Wallarah seam. Geological Province: Sydney Basin. Informal name.
REFID: 24157 Creech, M. 2002 Tuffaceous deposition in the Newcastle Coal Measures: challenging existing concepts of peat formation in the Sydney Basin, New South Wales, Australia International Journal of Coal Geology 51 p185-214
Usage: Briefly described (p188 Tb.1) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: Parent: Moon Island Beach Formation (Newcastle Coal Measures). Geological Province: Sydney Basin

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