Geophysical Investigation to Locate Graves Within Rookwood General Cemetery, Sydney, NSW (Q4 2016).

  • Site View.
  • Site View.
  • A GPR line being conducted adjacent to some existing graves.

GBG Australia undertook a geophysical investigation to map location of burials within the grounds of the Rookwood General Cemetery, Sydney, NSW. For this investigation Ground Penetrating Radar was used to identify the location and depth of burials onsite.

The Geophysical data was collected using a GSSI SIR-3000 and 400MHz surface coupled antenna. An effect depth of approximately 1.8m was achieved in this investigation.

Figure 1: Site View.

Figure 2: Site View

Figure 3: A GPR line being conducted adjacent to some existing graves.