AbstractsEarth & Environmental Science

A thesis on the basic intrusions of Blinman

by P. F. Howard

Institution: University of Adelaide
Year: 1949
Keywords: Adelaide Geosyncline, Flinders Ranges, South Australia; Honours; Geology; basic igneous rocks; dolerites; gabbros; Adelaide Geosyncline; Cambrian intrusions
Record ID: 1046562
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/2440/84138


The Blinman dome is comprised of middle and upper Adelaide System rocks which were faulted and crushed and subsequently intruded in Post-Cambrian times. This diastrophism is discussed and petrological descriptions of the basic and related rocks submitted.