Australian Museum Journal The Narellan meteorite: a new chondrite from New South Wales

Shortform:
Hodge-Smith, 1931, Rec. Aust. Mus. 18(5): 283–286
Author(s):
Hodge-Smith, T.
Year published:
1931
Title:
The Narellan meteorite: a new chondrite from New South Wales
Serial title:
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume:
18
Issue:
5
Start page:
283
End page:
286
DOI:
10.3853/j.0067-1975.18.1931.730
Language:
English
Plates:
plate xxvi
Date published:
13 November 1931
Cover date:
13 November 1931
ISSN:
0067-1975
CODEN:
RAUMAJ
Publisher:
The Australian Museum
Place published:
Sydney, Australia
Digitized:
05 February 2009
Available online:
05 March 2009
Reference number:
730
EndNote package:
EndNote file
Title page:
Title page (107kb PDF)
Complete work:
Complete work (662kb PDF)

Abstract

This stone fell on the night of April 8, 1928, and was found by the son of Mr. G. J. Richardson on the following morning. Unfortunately Mr. Richardson was taken seriously ill just after the finding of the stone, and in consequence its existence was not made known until some nine months later. After such a lapse of time it was impossible to obtain any reliable information from other observers. Mr. Richardson has supplied the following notes, which appeared in the Sydney Sun of January 1, 1929....