PETROLEUM EXPLORATION IN THE
UPPER SEPIK RIVER REGION OF
NEW GUINEA IN THE 1950s
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Petroleum Exploration in the Upper Sepik River Region of Papua New Guinea in the 1950s
Sep Paterson is Alex Paterson's father. Linked below is the text
of a talk given by Sep to members of the Merimbula Bowls Club on or
about 2005. The subject of his talk was an account of his
experiences associated with petroleum exploration in the Upper Sepik
River Region of Papua New Guinea from 1953 through to 1958. The
document includes some photos scanned from photographic slides taken by
Sep at the time.
After leaving New Guinea in 1958 Sep Paterson took up a position as a
geologist with the 'Hydro Electric Commission' (HEC) of Tasmania.
The document is in PDF format.
Petroleum Exploration in the Upper Sepik River by Sep Paterson
Alex Paterson 2022
Obituary Jim Harridge (2015)
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