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Shelly sand deposits

BRSMG-Cc6138

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 September 1874 - 9 September 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

8 September 1874 - 9 September 1874

Area:

Torres Strait, Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

Depth (Fathoms):

28-30 fathoms

Notes:

Label reads: Shell Sand. With Concretionary Nodules. 28-30 fthms. Torres Straits, North Australia.
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