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Measured By J.M. Jewett, 7/18/1931; Limestone, gray crystalline, thin to massive beds, ireregular beds, many fossils, much more exposed near by - lower part of Winterset limestone,Shale, very black thin bedded and fissile,Covered interval,Limestone, light gray, crystalline,Shale, yellow, fossiliferous, calcareous,Sandstone,Sandy shale and sandstone, 0.1 ft coal at base,Shale, dark gray,Coal,Shale, dark,Sandstone, gray, soft,Shale, clay,Covered interval,Limestone, blue, granular, sub-oolitic at top, oolitic at base of exposure, to water in creek - B. Falls,

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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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