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Memorandum: Trip Report, Old Griffits Prospect North of Friendsville, Blount County, Tennessee

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2015-07-01
Info Date
1949-04-28

Summary

Memorandum from B. Gildersleeve to H. S. Rankin regarding a site visit to examine the old dump and pits at the Griffits prospect in Blount County. The mineralization of barite, galena, and sphalerite is in brecciated Knox dolomite; it was not possible to estimate the thickness, richness and extent of the mineralized zone, 5 pp.

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This material is available for free in digital format (PDF; Portable Document File) by contacting the Tennessee Geological Survey, Knoxville Field Office at 865-594-6200. There is no online reference.

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NGGDPP
Reference Item
Tennessee Geological Survey Mineral Resources Collection
Reference File
Tennessee_P1328_Mineral_Resources_Collection_100.csv

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Alternate Titles

  • Lead-Tennessee-Memorandum

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title Parent-4f4e4aaae4b07f02db66937a Memorandum: Trip Report, Old Griffits Prospect North of Friendsville, Blount County, Tennessee

NGGDPP Item Extension

alternateGeometryGeographic Coordinates; North American Datum 1983; Quadrangle Bounding Box Centroid Coordinates; Blount County

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