Citation

Rodger, T.H., 1953. Open cut coal investigations in the New South Wales, Newcastle region, Killingworth area, drilling results. Record  1953/088. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Canberra.

Abstract

The area investigated is to the south west of the West Wallsend Extended Colliery near the township of Killingworth within Portion 34, Parish of Teralba, County Northumberland. Drilling was carried out for the Joint Coal Board as part of the programme of the proposed Barnsley Australasian Open Cut, to locate the Great Northern and Fassifern Seams which outcrop at the base of the hills. Five bores were sunk. Bores BMR 1 to 4 penetrated the Fassifern Seam.
Google map showing geographic bounding box with values North bound -32.5 East bound 152.0 West bound 151.5 South bound -33.0
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