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Correspondence: Regarding a Brine Well in Knox County, Tennessee

Dates

Dataset Reference Date
2015-08-01
Info Date
1954-12-21

Summary

Correspondence from D.H. Amos to R.S. Shrode replying to an inquiry of a brine well drilled in Knox County; a later handwritten note indicates the well was drilled in 1928 and has API# 093-00001; response also mentions and provides references for the limited pre-Civil War salt industry in Anderson County, near Oliver Springs that produced salt from brine wells, 1 p.

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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

  • Salt-Tennessee-Correspondence

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title Parent-4f4e4aaae4b07f02db66937a Correspondence: Regarding a Brine Well in Knox County, Tennessee

NGGDPP Item Extension

alternateGeometryGeographic Coordinates; North American Datum 1983; County Bounding Box Centroid Coordinates; Knox County

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