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Measured Stratigraphic Section - Sample Kid : 8605


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Measured By J.M. Jewett, 6/22/1935; Shale, not well exposed,Coal,Shale, gray, clay, thin beds, somewhat yellow just below coal,Limestone, slabby,Limestone, characteristic for area to north, earthy, blue brown, massive, pinches out 20 feet away then reappears in 20 feet,Shale, gray, thin beds, flaky,Covered interval,Limestone - crops out in creek NE of quarry; 1/8 mile away,Note: 4 and 5 are same as 3 in 3-33-18 E,Mesolobis sp and coral of Michilinia in 3 as exposed in SE side of Md. Valley,4 and 5 are basal Mo. sandstone (limy facies),

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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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