Galiwinku Groundwater Resource and Evaluation DLH-492
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Technical Report WRD84006 Viewed at 14:07:13 on 29/07/2010 Page 25 of 60. TABLE 2.5 ROCK UNIT Elcho Island Formation Harchinbar Sandstone Raiwalla Shale Buckingham Bay Sandstone LITHOLOGICAL DESCRIPTION OF WESSEL GROUP ROCK UNITS LITHOLOGY Interbedded, flaggy green-grey, slightly micaceous, glauconitic fine sandstone and fissile green micaceous sandstone and shale; flaggy and blocky dark bro,om fine ferruginous sandstone; pink fine quartz sandstone; flaggy leached dolomitic siltsones and chert; chert breccia. Hassive outcrops thinly bedded quartz sandstone; blocky to massive quartz sandstone. Cross bedded and marked. Minor sericitic shale. medium fine ripple Fissile inter laminated grey dolomitic shale and fine white sandstone; quartz sandstone; fissile purple brown shale. Mud cracks, ripple marks. Alternating blocky to massive reddish brown fine sandstone and white medium quartz sandstone; purple-brown quartz greywacke; conglomerate. (Pipe rock). Cross bedding.
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