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Measured Stratigraphic Section - Sample Kid : 1390


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Measured By Condra and Upp (P. 65), Date 1931; Pearl shale,Hollenberg limestone, bedded, weaths yellowish, forms large flat blocks, fossiliferous,Shale--bluish-gray, red and gray. The top of this carries many calc concretions, and there is a poorly defined mudstone layer about 10 feet above base,Herington limestone,Limestone--cut by a few thin shale streaks, highly pitted, geodal, badly weathered,Limestone--buff, massive, geodal, pitting very characteristic,Ls--a seam, weathers slabby,Limestone--buff, massive, forms re-entrant, chalky with brown specks scattered throughout,Shale--olive green to mustard yellow, indurated, limy, fossiliferous,Mudstone--gray, fossiliferous,Paddock shale--olive green to gray, indurated, massive, blocky,Krider [...]

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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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