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Geologic Image: Image ID 1637

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Dataset Reference Date
2017-01-11
Info Date
2006-08-22

Summary

Geologic image in the Kentucky Geological Survey data repository.Image Name: McCreary County Courthouse at Whitley City Image Date: 8/22/2006 Category: photo_culture Source: Carey, Dan Format: JPG Size (MB): 0.6 Pixel Dimensions: 3292 x 1396 Description: McCreary County, 428 square miles in the Eastern Kentucky Coal Field, was established in 1912 as the final county in Kentucky. The population in 2005 was 17,152. The highest elevation, 2,165 feet, is on a knob on Ryans Creek Mountain about 1.5 miles southeast of Hollyhill. The lowest point, 723 feet, is the normal pool of Lake Cumberland. The county lies within the Daniel Boone National Forest and includes the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. Photo by Bethany Overfield, [...]

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Repository maintained by the Kentucky Geological Survey.
Web (this record): http://kgs.uky.edu/kgsweb/geology/image_detail.asp?image_id=1637
Phone: 859-257-5500
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NGGDPP
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Collection of Geologic Photos and Images from Kentucky
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images_1112017.xml

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title Parent-4f4e4a5fe4b07f02db634678 Geologic Image: Image ID 1637

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alternateGeometryCoordinates are represented in Geographic Decimal Degree NAD83<br/>Quadrangle: Whitley City <br/>County: Mccreary</br>State: Kentucky <br/>

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