Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Siltstome

  • Rock Class

    Sedimentary

  • Rock Group

    Siltstone

  • Rock Description

    Dark to light grey siltstone showing fine bedding, including crossbedding within bed. Well developed jointing in two directions nearly perpendicular to the plane of bedding.

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Upper Yarra Reservoir Park, Site of old McViegh's Hotel, (now submerged under Upper Yarra Reservoir).