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Mineral Exploration core from COMINCO AMERICAN; PHARRIS, VIRGI; CA-85.

Dates

Dataset Reference Date
2016-01-08

Summary

Rock core in Albany quadrangle, Clinton County, Kentucky penetrating Ordovician Knox strata. This core is part of the Cominco series. Cores drilled by Conminco in the Southern Kentucky Mineral District to extend knowledge of zinc deposits found in Tennessee. Some cores drilled in the Central Kentucky Mineral District.

Material Request Instructions

Cores may be viewed at the Kentucky Geological Survey Well Sample and Core Library by appointment. Call 859-389-8810. Get directions at http://www.uky.edu/KGS/about/contact.htm

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  • NGGDPP - National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program

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Type
NGGDPP
Reference Item
Collection of Rock Cores from Kentucky
Reference File
core_182016.xml

Additional Information

Alternate Titles

  • 196 boxes of core stored as Call Number C-300

Identifiers

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title Parent-4f4e4b32e4b07f02db6b4a49 Mineral Exploration core from COMINCO AMERICAN; PHARRIS, VIRGI; CA-85.

NGGDPP Item Extension

verticalExtentMin900
verticalExtentMax2785
verticalExtentUnitsft
alternateGeometryCoordinates stored as NAD27 geographic locations and converted to NAD83 using KYGeoTools (http://ngs.ky.gov/Pages/kyGeoTools.html)

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