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Unnamed Sand & Gravel operation [29], Winslow, Winslow Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
Unnamed Sand & Gravel operation [29]Pit
Winslow- not defined -
Winslow Mining DistrictMining District
Navajo Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 57' 30'' North , 110° 38' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Winslow9,600 (2017)8.9km
West Winslow150 (2006)12.9km
LeChee1,443 (2011)13.0km
Winslow West438 (2011)13.0km
Joseph City1,386 (2011)28.1km


A sand & gravel occurrence/pit operation located in the NW¼SE¼ sec. 16, T18N, R16E, G&SRM, 8.9 km (5.5 miles) SE of Winslow, on state owned land. The USGS MRDS database stated accuracy for this locality is 100 meters.

Mineralization is a sand & gravel deposit. Local rocks include Permian sedimentary rocks.

Workings include unspecified surface openings (presumably a pit).

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau

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Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3187666
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Roadian - Kungurian
268.8 - 283.5 Ma



ID: 2981036
Permian sedimentary rocks

Age: Permian (268.8 - 283.5 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Kaibab Formation; Toroweap Formation; Coconino Sandstone

Description: Gray to tan, cherty limestone of Kaibab and Toroweap Formations, and underlying white to tan, fine-grained Coconino Sandstone. Limestone was deposited in a shallow sea, and sandstone was deposited in near-shore dunes and beach settings. (270-280 Ma)

Comments: Original map source: Arizona Geological Survey, DI-8 Geologic Map of Arizona, Digital Spatial data for the Geologic Map of Arizona, v. 3.0, edited by S.M. Richard and S.M. Kneale, 2002, 10 p., 2 DOS HD disks. Arc/INFO export file (.e00) format, scale 1:1,000,000.

Lithology: Major:{sandstone,limestone}, Minor:{chert}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS), U.S. Bureau of Mines, file ID #0040170134.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, deposit ID #10283394.
USGS Clear Creek Reservoir, Arizona, quadrangle topo map.

USGS MRDS Record:10283394
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