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Measured Stratigraphic Section - Sample Kid : 1189


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Measured By Plummer and Romary; Residual--yellow and sandy,Clay--light gray, silty, some yellow stain,Clay--slightly silty, yellow, hematite and limonite specks,Clay--slightly silty, dark red and some gray, red almost hematite; bttom 0.3 foot almost pure hematite,Sandstone--silty, resistant, yellow,Clay--fairly silty, light gray and red mottled; sand streaks, specks of limonite,Clay--silty, white to light gray; irregular lens and boulders of yellow fine sandstone, hematite specks in upper part of sandstone,light gray, slighty silty, some yellow,Clay--light gray with considerable amount of limonite, yellow,Clay--red and some gray,Clay--silty, gray with slight red and yellow stain,Clay--silty, red, gray and yellow,Clay--slightly silty, [...]

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The database contains a set of measured sections (precise measurements and descriptions of a cross section of an outcrop or roadcut) for selected counties in Kansas. The data is based on archived materials from the Kansas Geological Survey, with sections created from 1900's to 1950's. The graphic columns have been scanned or scanned and traced from the original copies, and the descriptions have been typed in. Current stratigraphic nomenclature may be different than that presented on these pages, and some of these outcrops may no longer exist or may not be accessible.



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