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Series 969 - Adelaide University Coal Samples

Date Range2001
Quantity4 cm, 2 plastic folders + 1 small box
ProvenanceSantos School of Petroleum Engineering and Management

The records consist of a small sample of lignite (coal) removed from the 150-metre experimental oil well drilled on University grounds as a teaching aid for the new Santos School of Petroleum Engineering and Management. Also included is a copy of a relevant University media release, a paperweight containing samples of the coal and photographs of the drilling.

Inventory Listing

Coal Sample
Date Range 2001    Quantity 1 cm, 1 plastic bag
Inventory Identifier 096900001 Box Number 1 Series 969
Drilling for Oil on Campus

University media release from 8 June, 2001.

Date Range 2001    Quantity 0.1 cm, 4 pages
Inventory Identifier 096900002 Box Number 1 Series 969
Coal Sample Paperweight

A plastic paperweight containing three small samples of coal and with thw wording "Lignite from a core sample taken by the Oil Exploration Drill for Education Purposes near the Santos Petroleum Engineering Building, Adelaide University'.

Date Range 2001    Quantity 3 cm, 1 item
Inventory Identifier 096900003 Box Number 1 Series 969
Drilling Photographs
Date Range 2001    Quantity 0.1 cm, 8 colour prints
Inventory Identifier 096900004 Box Number 1 Series 969
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
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