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Biographical entry Murrell, Burton (1936 - 1995)

New Zealand
29 September 1995


Burton Murrell was an exploration geologist who worked for CRAE from 1978 to 1986. After leaving CRAE he undertook consultancy work in Alice Springs and later in the USA and Mexico.



c. 1960 - c. 1962
Career position - Worked at a freezing works, as a laboratory assistant, at logging, on rabbit destruction, and built and operated the Manapouri community store
1963 - c. 1965
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at Victoria University
c. 1969 - c. 1977
Career position - Tutor in the Department of Geology and Mineralogy at the University of Adelaide
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Adelaide
1978 - 1986
Career position - CRAE Exploration
1986 - 1992
Career position - Exploration of the Eastern Aruntas and Exploration Design and Management consultant
1992 - 1995
Career position - Consultancy work in the USA and Mexico

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