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Measurer and date not listed; Thin-bedded limestone poorly exposed, main ledge Neva Limestone,Covered,Thin-bedded molluscan limestone,Shale,Limestone, with ostracodes at top,Shale, green with a limy middle and a laminated limestone about 2' above base,Siltstone, brick-red,Shale, green,Limestone, porous, pinky,Shale, green at top, laminated, platy and limy at base,Limestone, laminated,Covered,Limestone, green, weathers brown, with shale at center and a weathering zone of celestite and chalcedony at the top,Shale, gray limy with Triticites, very argillaceous,Limestone, very argillaceous with Triticites,Shale,Limestone with fusulines,Shale,Limestone with brachiopods, bryozoans, etc.,Shale,Limestone,Shale,Limestone, thin-bedded,Shale,Limestone, [...]

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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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  • Sample Kid : 1862


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title Parent-4f4e49d8e4b07f02db5df1f0 Measured Stratigraphic Section - Sample Kid : 1862

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