Lloyds copper mine (Thompson Creek Mine; Excelsior Mine; Burraga Copper Mine), Burraga, Georgiana Co., New South Wales, Australia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||33° 57' 38'' South , 149° 31' 54'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-33.96065,149.53180|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Mine operated 1878 to 1919.
The deposit includes Spragues Mine (Mount Burraga).
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21 valid minerals.
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|Lochkovian - Ludlow|
410.8 - 427.4 Ma
|Campbells Group undifferentiated sediments|
Age: Paleozoic (410.8 - 427.4 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Campbells Group undifferentiated sediments
Comments: sedimentary siliciclastic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions
Lithology: Sedimentary siliciclastic
Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia).