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Katherine Groundwater Investigations, Cretaceous Sediments near the King River,1985.

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Title

Katherine Groundwater Investigations, Cretaceous Sediments near the King River,1985.

Creator

Yin Foo, Des

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report ; 3/1985

Date

1985-03-01

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Notes

Date:1985-03

Language

English

Publisher name

Dept. of Mines and Energy

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

Report ; 3/1985

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application/pdf.

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Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/228998

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/673478

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Technical Report WRD85003 Viewed at 14:07:03 on 29/07/2010 Page 18 of 45. TABLE 2.1: GEOLOGICAL SEQUENCE IN THE STUDY AREA AGE Cainozoic Cainozoic Lower Cretaceous Middle Cambrian ) ) Lower ) Cambrian ) ) Middle Proterozoic ) ) ) ) ) Lower ) Proterozoic ) ) ) ) ) ) ) FORJ.'1ATION Quaternary Sediments (Qa) Cainozoic Sediments (Cz) Mullaman Beds (KIm) Tindall Limestone (Cmt) Antrim Plateau Volcanics (CIa) Jindare Formation (Clj) Kombolgie Formation (Phk1 ) Plum Tree Volcanics (Pop) Grace Greek Granite (Peg) Yeuralba Granite (Pgy) Maranboy Porphyry (Pmp) Tollis Formation (Pbt) DYF:TJ:79 04:REP4 LITHOLOGY Silts, sand, clay, mud, river alluvium. Sand, gravel, and laterite, colluvial talus and transported sediments. Fine to coarse sandstone, siltstone and conglomerate, marine and terrestrial sediments. Lutitic and Crystalline Limestone with chert nodules and bands, some sandstone. Massive and vesicular basalt, minor agglomerate. Ferruginous clayey sandstone, siltstone, cherty flake breccia. Medium to very coarse sandstone, quartz pebbles, conglomerate. Volcanics Intrusive Granites Granitoids Grey, Green Feldspar porphyry Greywacke, siltstone, Tuff