County reports and maps: Preston County. Paleontology, by W. Armstrong Price, paleontologist. I. C. White, state geologist. Atlas, Part 4 (Google eBook)

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Wheeling news litho. co., 1914 - Geology - 566 pages
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Page 453 - ... General farm crops as well as some hops are grown. The yields are about the same as on the Volusia silt loam. Grass does well •where properly drained. Land values vary according to the improvements, usually ranging from $15 to $30 an acre. In the following table the results of mechanical analyses of samples of the soil and subsoil of this type are given : Mechanical analyses of...
Page 466 - Very litle of the type is for sale, but prices generally quoted range from $60 to $100 an acre. The following table gives the results of mechanical analyses of samples of the soil and subsoil of this type : Mechanical Analyses of Holston Silt Loam.
Page 461 - It is not on the market, but is held at prices ranging from $50 to $100 an acre. The following table gives the results of mechanical analyses of samples of the soil and subsoil of the Westmoreland silty clay loam : Mechanical Analyses of Westmoreland Silty Clay Loam.
Page v - Assistant Geologist RAY V. HENNEN Assistant Geologist CHARLES E. KREBS Assistant Geologist DAVID B. REGER Assistant Geologist W.
Page 197 - Keener Sand and Beckett Sand of Milton. Big Injun Sand. Squaw Sand. Berea Grit. Gantz Sand. Fifty-Foot Sand. Thirty-Foot Sand. Stray Sand. Gordon Sand. Fourth Sand. McDonald or Fifth Sand. Bayard or Sixth Sand. Elizabeth or Seventh Sand.
Page 408 - ... matter. It was mined by stripping at Gladesville, and at Irondale by both stripping and drifting, the limestone above being taken out for flux, and thus making room to get the ore. The latter was roasted before mixing with 'Lake' ores for use in the furnaces.
Page 2 - To the Honorable Chief Justice and the Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States: "We, Julius K. Monroe and Samuel S. Gannett, two of the Commissioners appointed under the decree of the Court rendered May 31...
Page 417 - ... can not be effectively utilized. In few places can even 90 per cent be utilized at the present time; but, inasmuch as these figures are supposed to cover future as well as present practice, and inasmuch as it may reasonably be assumed that future practice in water-power installation will improve, it is believed that 90 per cent of the fall along any particular power privilege or section may eventually be realized. The results of calculations...
Page 197 - Freeport) sand. Gas sand (Lower Freeport). Gas sand of Marion and Monongalia counties (Homewood), Second Cow Run of Ohio. Gas sand of Cairo.
Page 451 - The land is valued at $20 to $30 an acre. The following table gives the results of mechanical analyses of samples of the soil and subsoil of the...

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