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Nemah River

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2013-06-30

Summary

Industrial mineral site no. 1605, known as "Nemah River" is a site in Pacific County, Washington. This site has been associated with silica sand. A notation found in DGER Bulletin 37 on page 126 says "Similar to no. 8. Tested sample contained 81.1 percent silica and 0.6 percent ferric oxide. Light-gray fusion at cone 16 after removal of 36 percent clay by washing", and designates the value as "Possibly usable for molding sand ".

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http://www.dnr.wa.gov/Publications/ger_industrial_minerals.zip
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  • Industrial Mineral Site 1605

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title Parent-516eea40e4b00154e4369342 Nemah River

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alternateGeometryRoad cut 3 mi. S. of Little Nemah River bridge.

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