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Strip Mine Highwall, Athens, Athens County, Ohio, 1957

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Dataset Reference Date
2016-03-10
Info Date
1957

Summary

An outcrop of the Allegheny Group in the highwall at a strip mine near Athens, Athens County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, sandstone, conglomerate, limestone, coal, clay and flint lithologies. Bedrock is from the Pennsylvanian Geologic Period. The photograph was taken by Pauline Smyth in 1957. Location given is approximate based on best availble information.

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Material Request Instructions

For more information, please contact Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geological Survey, Address: 2045 Morse Rd., Columbus, OH 43229. Phone: 614-265-6576, E-mail: geo.survey@dnr.state.oh.us, Web: www.ohiogeology.com.

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NGGDPP
Reference Item
Collection of Photographic Slides and Historic Photos from Ohio
Reference File
Ohio_NGGDPP_metadatafields_final.csv

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  • S26.04.112.tif

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title Parent-57f2863ae4b0bc0bebfff9b8 Strip Mine Highwall, Athens, Athens County, Ohio, 1957

NGGDPP Item Extension

alternateGeometryAthens County (Ohio), Athens (Ohio), Athens 7.5-minute Quadrangle

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