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West macdonnells Living Area Bores 163.1 RN 16816,16817,16818 & 16819.

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Title

West macdonnells Living Area Bores 163.1 RN 16816,16817,16818 & 16819.

Creator

Paul, R.

Collection

E-Publications; ebooks; PublicationNT; E-Books; 79/96A

Date

1997

Description

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

Notes

Date:1997

Language

English

Series

79/96A

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application/pdf.

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Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/228648

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/673879

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Technical Report WRA96079 Viewed at 02:02:15 on 18/02/2010 Page 25 of 45. I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I R..!"l"16819 Geological Log o - 3.0 m CLAY, greyish red (lOR 4/2) and SANDSTONE, pale greyish red (lOR 5/2). 3.0 - 6.0 m SAND, pale greyish red (lOR 5/2), silty, fme to medium grained quartz sand. 6.0 - 9.0 SANDST01'<"E, pinkish white (5YR 9/1), silty and SAi'IDSTONE, reddish brown (lOR 4/4), mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to subrounded, micaceous quartz sand. 9.0 - 21.0 m SAi\TJ)STONE, reddish brown (lOR 4/4), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 21.0 - 36.0 m SAAl)STONE, reddish brown (lOR 4/3), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 36.0 - 45.0 . SANDSTONE, reddish brown (lOR 4/4), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 45.0 - 57.0 SAi'IDST01'<"E, reddish brown (lOR 4/3), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 57.0 - 66_0 m SAi'IDSTOl'4"E, reddish brown (lOR 4.5/4), silty, mainly fme grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 66.0 - 72.0 SAAl)STONE, dark reddish brown (lOR 3/4), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 72.0 - 96.0 SANDSTONE, dark greyish red (lOR 3/2), silty, mainly fme grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 96.0 - 102.0 SA.!'lTlST01'<"E, dark reddish brown (lOR 3/4), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly sorted, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. 102.0 - 120.0 SAAl)STONE, dark greyish red (lOR 3/2), silty, mainly fine grained, poorly soned, sub-angular to sub-rounded, micaceous quartz sand. Formation getting harder with depth as getting mostly rock chips in sample. EOH. Colours all described from wet samples. Stratigraphy: Arumbera Sandstone. Age: Late Precambrian! Cambrian AS