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Landslide at the Ludlow Avenue viaduct for Mill Creek in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Unit lithology in the area is interbedded shale and limestone. Bedrock is from the Ordovician Geologic Period. The image was taken on October 19, 1986.
Looking west at a landslide that destroyed part of Interstate 70 at mile marker 168.9 near New Concord, Muskingum County, Ohio. The image was taken by by Michael C. Hansen on October 15, 1986.
A view of slump down from the Monticello Village Apartments landslip in Athens, Athens County, Ohio. The Monticello Village Apartments was a complex of fourteen to sixteen buildings when construction was finished in 1968. The level area on which the apartment buildings were constructed was fashioned from a cut on the hillside in the Clarksburg red bed. The mudstone removed in this cut was used as fill on the edge of the hill in order to expand the level area for apartment construction. On November 4, 1972, the slope failed, causing the destruction of a 150 meter section of Hastings Road in the location of Ohio State Route 32. On November 7, 1972, four buildings were evacuated after additional rapid movement of the...
A view of Monticello Village Appartments slump from above at Building 14 at the complex in Athens, Athens County, Ohio. The Monticello Village Apartments was a complex of fourteen to sixteen buildings when construction was finished in 1968. The level area on which the apartment buildings were constructed was fashioned from a cut on the hillside in the Clarksburg red bed. The mudstone removed in this cut was used as fill on the edge of the hill in order to expand the level area for apartment construction. On November 4, 1972, the slope failed, causing the destruction of a 150 meter section of Hastings Road in the location of Ohio State Route 32. On November 7, 1972, four buildings were evacuated after additional...
Fault plane breccia in the Peebles Dolomite at the Plum Run Stone quarry located two miles east of Peebles in Adams County, Ohio. This area has dolomite, shale, limestone and sandstone lithologies. Bedrock is from the Silurian Geologic Period. The image was made by Michael C. Hansen in 1978.
An outcrop of Bedford Shale at the Galena Shale, Tile and Brick Company claypit near Galena, Delaware County, Ohio. Unit lithology in this area is shale, siltstone, and sandstone. Bedrock is from the Devonian Geologic Period. The image was made by Michael C. Hansen in 1975.
Brick production at the Galena Shale, Tile and Brick Company kiln operation near Galena, Delaware County, Ohio. Unit lithology in this area is shale, siltstone, and sandstone. Bedrock is from the Devonian Geologic Period. The image was probably taken in the 1970s.
An Ohio Geological Survey Teachers Workshop tour inside the facilities of Bowerston Shale Company operations at Hanover, Licking County, Ohio. Bedrock is from the Mississippian Geologic Period. The image was made by Sherry L. Weisgarber in 1988.
An Ohio Geological Survey Teachers Workshop tour inside the facilities of Bowerston Shale Company operations at Hanover, Licking County, Ohio. Bedrock is from the Mississippian Geologic Period. The image was made by Sherry L. Weisgarber in 1988.
An outcrop of the Black Hand Sandstone Member of the Cuyahoga Formation at the Conkle's Hollow State Nature Preserve area in Hocking Hills State Park, Hocking County, Ohio. Conkle's Hollow is a deep rocky gorge. All three zones of the Black Hand Sandstone are visible in the steep cliffs of the valley walls. Crossbedding and honeycomb weathering are well displayed on the fretted surface of the Black Hand. The gorge at Conkle's Hollow follows a major joint trending N 60� W. Conkle's Hollow is named for an early visitor who inscribed his name, W. J. Conkle 1797, on the west wall of the gorge. Bedrock is from the Mississippian Geologic Period. The photograph was taken by Guy L. Denny in July 1966.
Petroglyphs carved into the Pottsville Group-Sharon sandstone/conglomerate at Leo Petroglyph and Nature Preserve in Jackson County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, sandstone and conglomerate lithologies. The panel of petroglyphs includes around 37 figurative drawings of humans, birds, animal and human foot prints, a fish, a snake and other figures carved into the rock outcropping on the gently sloping hillside above a steep gorge. Leo Petroglyph is actually in a series of petroglyphs ancient people cut into the sandstone outcrop. The exact age of the carvings is unknown, but based on the degree of weathering of the soft sandstone, the carvings are probably not more than 1,000 years old. The art is likely the...
An outcrop of the Pottsville Group-Sharon sandstone/conglomerate showing the road cut for the Ohio State Route 21 underpass at Interstate 77 mile marker 135.7 west of Akron in Copley Township, Summit County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, sandstone and conglomerate lithologies. Bedrock is from the Pennsylvanian Geologic Period. The photograph was taken by Michael C. Hansen in 1981.
An outcrop of the Pottsville Group-Sharon sandstone/conglomerate showing the road cut for the Ohio State Route 21 underpass at Interstate 77 mile marker 135.7 west of Akron in Copley Township, Summit County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, sandstone and conglomerate lithologies. Bedrock is from the Pennsylvanian Geologic Period. The photograph was taken by Michael C. Hansen in 1981.
An outcrop showing a fault in the Newland (No. 4, Brookville) coal of the Allegheny Group in Bethlehem Township, Stark 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 in 1960.
The Allegheny Group Putnam Hill limestone type section at Putnam Hill Park in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio. John Turkopp and Wilber E. Stout did work in this area for Measured Stratigraphic Section File Number 788. 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 William Smith in 1952.
An outcrop of the Homewood sandstone of the Pottsville Group along Ohio State Route 800 in Pike Township, Stark 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 probably taken in 1960.
An outcrop of the Allegheny Group with channel sand at Glen Ebon in York Township, Athens County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, sandstone, conglomerate, limestone, coal, clay and flint lithologies. Bedrock is from the Pennsylvanian Geologic Period. The image was taken by Micheal C. Hansen in 1976.
An outcrop of the Allegheny Group with channel sand pinching and swelling at Glen Ebon in York Township, Athens County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, sandstone, conglomerate, limestone, coal, clay and flint lithologies. Bedrock is from the Pennsylvanian Geologic Period. The image was taken by Micheal C. Hansen in 1976.
An outcrop of the Allegheny Group showing slump structure along the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company cut northwest of Mineral City, Tuscarawas 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 Michael C. Hansen in 1981. The truss bridge was removed, the railroad cut was filled and County Road 107 (Sandyville Road) was constructed on top of the fill on a different allignment in the 1991 construction season by the Tuscarawas County Engineer's Office. The following information concerning the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company cut at Mineral City is taken verbatim from...
An outcrop of the Connellsville sandstone of the Conemaugh Group along the United States Route 33 Bypass at Athens, Athens County, Ohio. This area has shale, siltstone, mudstone, sandstone, limestone and coal lithologies. Bedrock is from the Pennsylvanian Geologic Period. The image was taken by Michael C. Hansen in 1974.


map background search result map search result map Leo Petroglyph State Memorial, Jackson County, Ohio, 1987 The Sharon Sandstone/Conglomerate, Summit County, Ohio, 1981 The Sharon Sandstone/Conglomerate, Summit County, Ohio, 1981 Newland (No. 4, Brookville) Coal, Bethlehem Township, Stark County, Ohio, 1960 Putnam Hill Limestone Type Section, Putnam Hill Park, Zanesville, Ohio, 1952 Homewood Sandstone in PikeTownship, Stark County, Ohio, 1960 Strata at Glen Ebon, York Township, Athens County, Ohio, 1976 Strata at Glen Ebon, York Township, Athens County, Ohio, 1976 Baltimore and Ohio Railroad at Mineral City, Tuscarawas County, Ohio, 1981 Connellsville Sandstone Outcrop Near Athens, Athens County, Ohio, 1974 Conkle's Hollow State Nature Preserve, Hocking Hills State Park, Hocking County, Ohio, 1966 Landslide in Cincinnati Hamilton County, Ohio, 1986 Landslide in Muskingum County, Ohio, 1986 Landslide at the Monticello Village Appartments, Athens County, Ohio, 1972 Landslide at the Monticello Village Appartments, Athens County, Ohio, 1972 Faulting at Plum Run Stone Quarry Near Peebles, Adams County, Ohio, 1978 Galena Shale, Tile, and Brick Company in Delaware County, Ohio, 1975 Galena Shale, Tile, and Brick Company in Delaware County, Ohio, 1970s Bowerston Shale Company Operation at Hanover, Licking County, Ohio, 1988 Bowerston Shale Company Operation at Hanover, Licking County, Ohio, 1988