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Topographical and geological mapping and investigations of the areas around the Holyoake, Cobham, Swithinbank and Queen Elizabeth Ranges
Entry ID: K002_1964_1965_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: Previous mapping of the Miller Range (1961-1962) and the Holyoake Range (60-61) resulted in a generalized stratigraphy for the region but comparisons were tentative as the rock sequences were completely different. The unexplored region of the Holyoake, Cobham and the Geologist Ranges, to the north of the Nimrod Glacier and the western Queen Elizabeth Ranges to the south of the Nimrod Glacier were ... View entire text
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Description: GNS PET LAB data base which is a rock catalogue and geoanalytical database. The investigators which have samples in PET LAB for this study include 'M. Gregory and P. LeConteur', Country = Antarctica.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -81.0   S: -83.0   E: 165.0   W: 153.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1964-11-10
Stop Date: 1965-01-13
ISO Topic Category
Quality The remaining samples are held in the GNS PetLab collection. All results are in the publications.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 3 364-2987 Extn 6770
Fax: +64 3 364 2769
Email: malcolm.laird at canterbury.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Department of Geological Sciences
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
City: Christchurch
Postal Code: 8140
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Laird, M.G. Mansergh, G.D. Chappell, J.M.A. 1971 Geology of the Central Nimrod Glacier area, Antarctica. New Zealand journal of geology and geophysics 14(3): 427-468
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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