Chemical Hierarchy (current units only)
Vales Point coal seamFormation, bedsInformal
Scheibner, E., Basden, H. (ed.), 1998, Geology of New South Wales - Synthesis. Volume 2 Geological Evolution., Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology), 13(2), 666pp
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, Brinton, J.
, Edwards, J.
, Rigby, R.
, Tobin, C.
, Weber, C.R.
Revision of the stratigraphy of the Newcastle Coal Measures
Coalfield Geology Council Of New South Wales. Bulletin
Usage: Briefly described (p113, p117, 118, p116 Tb 2)
Comments: Informal unit. Downgraded from Vales Point Coal Member. Has been found to converge with the Wallarah coal seam. Now generally marks top of Newcastle Coal Measures. Also discussed as Vales Point seam p113. Misspelt as Vale Point coal seam p118.
, Within Moon Island Beach Formation
, Basden, H. (ed.)
Geology of New South Wales - Synthesis. Volume 2 Geological Evolution.
Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology)
Usage: Mentioned (p522 App.1 Tb.A1.9)
Min age from reference: Late Permian
Max age from reference: Late Permian
Comments: Informal reference to a seam in the Moon Island Beach Formation (Newcastle Coal Measures).