Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio Volume 1, No. 1

Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio Volume 1, No. 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1873 edition. Excerpt: ...It is possible that the seams arc less thick than reported. WASHINGTON TOWNSHir Lies north-east of Zanesville, and is intersected by the Central Ohio Railroad. The following geological section was taken at Coal Dale and Rocky Point, in this township: FEET. IN. 1. Shale 2. Coal_ 3 0 I!. Not exposed 24 0 4. Sideritc ore 0 ( 5. Coal 2 9 6. Under-clay 4 0 7. Not exposed. 13 0 8. Laminated sandstone 12 0 9. Heavy sandstone 36 0 10. Coal blossom 11. Sideriteore 0 10 12. Putnam Hill limestone 5 0 13. Not exposed 2 0 14. Laminated sandstone 10 0 15. Shale 25 0 16. Cherty limestone 1 0 17. Slaty cannel coal 0 4 18. Not exposed IS 0 19. Blue sandy shale 8 0 20. Limestone 0 10 21. Shaly limestone 1 22. Limestone, fossilifcrous 1; 23. Sandy shale See Sec. No. 7, Map X. In the above section, Xos. 4, 5 and 6 were seen near Coal Dale, and the rest of the section at Rocky Point. In the slate over the upper coal fine Chonrtes and other fossils, changed to pyrite, are found at Matthews' coal bank, in the north part of this township. The following geological section was taken near the line between the corporate limits of Zanesville and Washington township. The upper part, containing the Alexander coal-seam, was taken on the land of P. Hart: FEET. IS. 1. Coal, reported 4 0 2. Clay 2 (i 3. Laminated sandstone and shale 40 0 4. Coarse sandstone 10 0 5. Finely laminated sandstone and shale 30 0 0. Coal 3 0 7. Clay 2 0 8. Laminated sandstone 25 0 9. Sidcrite ore 0 10 10. Shale, bituminous ' 2 0 11. Coal 4 0 See Sec. No. 13, Map X. The following geological section was obtained on the land of Wm. Alexander, on lot 119, Washington township: FEET. IN. 1. Shale 8 0 2. Slaty coal 0 10 3. Clay 0 2 4. Coal 5 0 5. Clay 2 0 0. Sandy limestone 1 0 See Sec. No. 14, Map X. This coal...show more

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  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 435g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236580230
  • 9781236580238