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Gardens Granite STRATNO: 7004
Current: No Rank: Formation, beds Status: Informal State(s): TAS
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Briefly described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 16-MAY-94Last Update: 28-MAR-17
Replaced by: Gardens Granodiorite Previously known as:
Description: I-type granite, mafic, unfractionated, reduced.
Comments: Formal name not intended. See also Gardens Granodiorite. Part of the Blue Tier Batholith.
Geological province: No province information available
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Maximum thickness: mMinimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: intrusion
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Minimum age: Middle Devonian Ma: 399.9 ± 1.5 % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Devonian Ma: 399.9 ± 1.5 % from base of biozone: Age method:

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First Reference:
REFID: 42726 Chappell, B.W., English, P.M., King, P.L., White, A.J.R., Wyborn, D., 1991, Granites and related rocks of the Lachlan Fold Belt (1:1 250 000 scale map)., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, 1v, map

Use on maps:
REFID: 42726 Chappell, B.W., English, P.M., King, P.L., White, A.J.R., Wyborn, D., 1991, Granites and related rocks of the Lachlan Fold Belt (1:1 250 000 scale map)., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, 1v, map
REFID: 63540 Everard, J., 2005, Tasmanian granites and associated mineralisation (preliminary version), Mineral Resources Tasmania, 1v, Map


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REFID: 61216 Tasmanian Geological Survey 2005 Devonian granites and associated mineralisation in northeast and northwest Tasmania: excursion guide - May 2005 Geological Survey of Tasmania. Records 2005/03 72p
Usage: Briefly described (p20 Fig. 7a, p43) Min age from reference: Early Devonian Max age from reference: Early Devonian Comments: See also Gardens Granodiorite. Presented as Gardens only, in map of granites. Age: 399.9+/-1.5Ma. Part of the Blue Tier Batholith. I-type granite.
REFID: 63540 Everard, J. 2005 Tasmanian granites and associated mineralisation (preliminary version) Mineral Resources Tasmania 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map legend) Min age from reference: Devonian Max age from reference: Devonian Comments: Of the Gardens Suite, Blue Tier Batholith. I-type granite, mafic, unfractionated, reduced. Name implied from map legend.
REFID: 42726 Chappell, B.W. , English, P.M. , King, P.L. , White, A.J.R. , Wyborn, D. 1991 Granites and related rocks of the Lachlan Fold Belt (1:1 250 000 scale map). Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia 1v map
Usage: Briefly described (map legend) Min age from reference: Middle Devonian Comments: Variation on Gardens Granodiorite.

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