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Measured Stratigraphic Section - Sample Kid : 1550


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Measured By N. Plummer and J.F. Romary; CLAY--slightly silty, light gray and red mottled, red is in vertical streaks, some lavender, some limonite specks,CLAY--silty, brown and light gray mottled with lavender and pink,CLAY--dips nearly west; indication of fault,CLAY--silty, yellowish and pinkish gray, slickenside extends in an unbroken plane from the SE to the NW. Dips 45° to west and 30° to the North, rock in bottom in spots, probably concretionary, several vertical or 8030° cracks with black sooty covering,

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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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