Geology of Elbow creek, Southland

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Begg, J. G.

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The geology of an area in western Southland, with rocks of the Takitimu and Productus Creek Groups, an olivine monzonite dyke and the Murihihu Supergroup was mapped. Stratigraphy, petrography, palaeontology and structure are discussed. Evidence for two unconformities in the section is listed, and inferences on the environments of deposition made.

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vii, 91 leaves : illus., maps (3 fold. in pocket) ; 31 cm.

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1974Begg

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POLYGON ((167.95616583603433 -45.796576036577186,167.993471874576358 -45.798220981321833,168.033727870296673 -45.819333389975078,168.024344414767342 -45.824282922323221,168.023470607248527 -45.843595923825859,167.950258676885369 -45.838291732462693,167.95616583603433 -45.796576036577186))

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http://download.otagogeology.org.nz/temp/Abstracts/1974Begg.pdf

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Begg, J. G., “Geology of Elbow creek, Southland ,” Otago Geology Theses, accessed May 22, 2024, https://theses.otagogeology.org.nz/items/show/75.

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