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Memorandum: Quartzite Quarries Along Hiwassee River, Polk County, Tennessee

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Dataset Reference Date
2015-08-01
Info Date
1945-06-09

Summary

Memorandum from J.L. Calver to H.S. Rankin regarding the location of two abandoned quartzite quarries in the Chilhowie Group along the Hiwassee River in Polk County; provides a brief description of the rocks exposed in the quarries; included is a letter from H.S. Rankin to F. Nabers about the quarries, 3 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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Reference Item
Tennessee Geological Survey Mineral Resources Collection
Reference File
Tennessee_P1328_Mineral_Resources_Collection_100.csv

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Alternate Titles

  • Sandstone-Tennessee-Memorandum

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title Parent-4f4e4aaae4b07f02db66937a Memorandum: Quartzite Quarries Along Hiwassee River, Polk County, Tennessee

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

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