Map, Taupo region

Willett, R W
Jones, E M
R E Owen, Government Printer
Department of Scientific and Industrial Research
Production date
Circa 1960

Object detail

Brief Description
Map, Taupo region. 1960.
Geological map of Taupo from Napier to Tongariro National Park in the west to Taupo to the north west. The map shows the Kaimanawa, Kaweka, Whakatane and Kaingaroa fault lines. The legend describes the recent and pleistocene, volcanic and sedimentary rocks as well as the tertiary and cretaceous sedimentary rocks of the area. Folded lines, lineation, transmission lines and populated areas are noted. Included is a geological cross section of the region describing fault lines and the type of rock in each area. Cross section supplied by B P, Shell and Todd Petroleum.
1st edition
Production date
Circa 1960
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed on paper in black, coloured inks.
Height x Width: 760 x 1010mm
Subject period
Subject date
Credit line
gifted by the New Zealand Geological Society
Other number(s)
m61/10, 5361, 69593


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