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geology of the area covered by the Alexandra sheet, central Otago division, (including the survey districts of Leaning Rock, Tiger Hill, and Poolburn)

Park, James

geology of the area covered by the Alexandra sheet, central Otago division, (including the survey districts of Leaning Rock, Tiger Hill, and Poolburn)

by Park, James

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Published by J. Mackay, Government Printer in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- New Zealand.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Department of Mines, New Zealand Geological Survey.

    Statementby James Park.
    SeriesBulletin / New Zealand Geological Survey -- no. 2 (new series), Bulletin (New Zealand Geological Survey : 1906) -- no. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE342 .A3 v.2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 52 p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20839471M

    Geology of the mid Rangitata Valley Tertiary geology of Birchwood area, near Ohai: South Island, New Zealand. Beach and Continental Shelf Recent Sedimentation of the Kakanui District, North Otago. Alexandra Alexandra is a town in the Central Otago district of the Otago region of New Zealand. It is on the banks of the Clutha River, on State Highway 8, km by road from Dunedin and 33 km south of Cromwell. It has a population of 5,

    The Geology of Central and Western Fife and Kinross: Being a Description of Sheet 40 and Parts of Sheets 32 and 48 of the Geological Map [Geikie, Archibald, Peach, Benjamin Nieve] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Geology of Central and Western Fife and Kinross: Being a Description of Sheet 40 and Parts of Sheets 32 and 48 of the Geological Map. Alexandra, Central Otago, South Island, New Zealand - aerial Keywords aerial aerial photo aerial photograph aerial photographs aerial photography aerial photos aerial view aerial views aerials Alexandra Central Otago Manuherkia River N.Z.

    Alexandra, town, south-central South Island, New Zealand. It lies at the junction of the Clutha and Manuherikia rivers and is surrounded by three mountain ranges. Originally known as Lower Dunstan and Manuherikia, the settlement was named Alexandra South in to commemorate the marriage of the. Flanking the southern edge of Dunedin's extensive harbour, Otago Peninsula is high and rugged on the ocean side; warm and sheltered on the harbour side. Volcanic in origin, the peninsula is part of the crater wall of a large, long-extinct volcano. As a scenic drive, Otago Peninsula is spectacular.


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Geology of the area covered by the Alexandra sheet, central Otago division, (including the survey districts of Leaning Rock, Tiger Hill, and Poolburn) by Park, James Download PDF EPUB FB2

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[James Park]. The geology of the area covered by the Alexandra sheet, central Otago division, (including the survey districts of Leaning Rock, Tiger Hill, and Poolburn) by Park. The schist bedrock was covered by soft million year old river and lake sediments over the whole area.

These sediments have been eroded from the ranges, but are still preserved in the valley. The lake sediments are prominent along the rail trail between Oturehua and Chatto Creek.

Geological mapping conducted in an area surrounding Hyde, Central Otago, indicated that chlorite subzone schist underlay a succession of Tertiary rocks consisting of marine and freshwater sediments of the Stranraer Group, and alkali olivine basalts of the Waipiata Formation. Geology is the study of the Earth – its rocks, minerals, land forms, climates, life forms, and the processes that affect them now and in the past Teaching and research carried out by staff and students in the Geology Department is tied to the ‘active’ earth science in the South Island and beyond, and to the evolution of geology of the area covered by the Alexandra sheet unique New.

Central Otago is located in the inland part of the Otago region in the South Island of New motto for the area is "A World of Difference".

The area is dominated by mountain ranges and the upper reaches of the Clutha River and tributaries. The wide flat plateau of the Maniototo which lies between the upper reaches of the Taieri River and the Clutha's northern tributary the.

Otago’s geology and landforms have shaped it in a variety of ways. Gold in the Central Otago rivers brought population and wealth, but later growth – especially in farming – was limited by elevation and by poorer soils than Southland and Canterbury.

Artists, many from Dunedin, have responded powerfully to the Central Otago landscape. Department of Geology - University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. likes 16 talking about this 3 were here. The University of Otago is the gateway to the great geology and outdoors of 5/5(1).

GEOLOGICAL BULLETIN No. 2: The Geology of the Area covered by the Alexandra Sheet, Central Otago Division. Postage, 6d. INTRODUCTORY C~ASS-BOOK OF BOTANY FOR USE IN NEW ZEALAND SCHOOLS. By G. THOMSON, F.R.S. Demy 8vo. Cloth. Central Otago District is local government district in New is administered by the Central Otago District Council and it is in the Otago region, the top tier of local government in New Zealand.

The major towns in the district are Alexandra (the seat of local government), Cromwell, Roxburgh, Clyde and Ranfurly. The Central Otago District is part of what is informally known as Central Country: New Zealand.

Map of Alexandra, Central Otago, New Zealand with street names and local businesses. Sciences at University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. 2, likes talking about this 40 were here. The University of Otago is NZ's most science-intensive university.

The Division of Science Followers: 3K. The most extensive period of Cenozoic volcanism in the Otago region, New Zealand is the Miocene Dunedin Volcanic Complex (DVC). The DVC has a diameter of 25 km and forms a conspicuous landform on the south-east coast of the South Island.

The DVC is split into a western ridge and an eastern peninsula, separated by the Otago Harbour. Buckleys Mine (Earnscleugh), Alexandra, Central Otago District, Otago Region, New Zealand: Old coal mine. Activity was found for the mine from the late 's to late 's.

Initially it was a partnership between John Buckley and Charles Holden. Buckley bought out Holden in Dairy Creek Mine, Alexandra, Central Otago District, Otago Region, New Zealand: Old coal mine.

Dairy Creek is just north of Clyde. It is a rather unimportant waterway, but does have a band of coal measures running alongside most of its length. A nearby track is called Coal. The Central Otago Town of Alexandra was founded after gold was discovered between Clyde and Cromwell in That discovery led to thousands of miners travelling to the district along the Old Dunstan Road from the Strath Taieri; the same route - Clarks Junction to Alexandra.

Located in Alexandra, New Zealand and five minutes stroll from the centre of town, Centennial Court Motor Inn offers great Southern Hospitality to those travelling in the Central Otago area. They offer a range of spacious and affordable accommodation options with studios and one and two bedroom units suitable for families, large groups.

Topographic Map of Alexandra, Central Otago, New Zealand. Elevation, latitude and longitude of Alexandra, Central Otago, New Zealand on the world topo map. Alexandra, Central Otago has a directory of local business to help you find the services that you require. Alexandra, Central Otago, view a map of the businesses in the area.

Homepage. Central Otago REAP (Rural Education Activities Programme) facilitates educational opportunities in the Central Otago region. REAP operates across the entire community spectrum from early childhood through primary and secondary schooling, to continuing education for the adult community.Rockgas Alexandra your local Central Otago gas supplier.

Rockgas Alexandra has been servicing the LPG needs of Central Otago since We are one hundred percent locally owned and operated – supplying Rockgas LPG to an area from Millers Flat in the south to Ranfurly in the north, and as far central as Clyde and all points in between.Response from Central_Otago_iSITE, Front Office Manager at Alexandra i-SITE Visitor Information Centre Responded 12 Jan Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us/5(51).