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  • The most carefully executed part is on the south and south-east, where the wall is decorated by a row of granite monoliths beneath which runs a double line of chevron ornament.
  • The State Capitol, built of native granite and marble (1887-1895, cost $2,500,000), is an imposing building.
  • The Cordillera, which bounds them on the west, is formed of folded beds, while the Sierras which rise in their midst, consist mainly of gneiss, granite and schist.
  • In New South Wales lode tin occurs principally in the granite and stream tin under the basaltic country in the extreme north of the state, at Tenterfield, Emmaville, Tingha, and in other districts of New England.
  • The state house, built of granite quarried in the vicinity, occupies a commanding site along the south border of the city, and in it is the state library.
 

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