Abstract

The Frazer Uranium Prospect was located by the Bureau of Mineral Resources airborne scintillometer survey in 1952. Subsequent geological and geophysical investigation has shown that radioactivity is apparently confined to the ferruginous zone of the laterite profile. The maximum activity recorded on the surface was equivalent to 7.5 times background. A costean was bulldozed and a supplementary hole in the deepest part of the costean showed that activity dropped appreciably with depth, at one point it dropped to 2 x background in ten feet.
Google map showing geographic bounding box with values North bound -12.7 East bound 131.3 West bound 131.0 South bound -12.9
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Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia)

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Date (publication)

1953-01-01T00:00:00

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GA Catalogue Number

9174 Product http://www.ga.gov.au/metadata-gateway/metadata/record/9174/

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uranium
geology
radiometrics
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Earth Sciences

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English

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North bound
-12.7
East bound
131.3
West bound
131.0
South bound
-12.9

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Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia)
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Canberra
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ACT
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2601
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Australia
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ANZLIC Metadata Profile: An Australian/New Zealand Profile of AS/NZS ISO 19115:2005, Geographic information - Metadata

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Canberra
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ACT
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2601
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Australia
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