An Autunite Deposit in the Rosamond Hills, Kern County, California

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From introduction: An autunite deposit in the SW 1/4 sec. 25, T. 10 N., R. 13 W. San Bernardino meridian, was visited by F. M. Chace on May 6 and 15, 1950. The deposit is about 100 yards west of a north-south country road and is at an altitude of approximately 2,775 feet. The autunite-bearing tuffaceous sandstone strikes N. 35-40 W. and dips 20 -25 SW. It has been traced about 40 feet along the strike at the base of the outcrop and for about 20 feet up the dip. Insufficient work was done to give an accurate idea of ... continued below

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3 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

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Chace, F. M. August 1940.

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  • Main Title: An Autunite Deposit in the Rosamond Hills, Kern County, California
  • Added Title: Trace Elements Memorandum Report 136
  • Series Title: United States Geological Survey Reports
  • Added Title: United States Geological Survey Report 136

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From introduction: An autunite deposit in the SW 1/4 sec. 25, T. 10 N., R. 13 W. San Bernardino meridian, was visited by F. M. Chace on May 6 and 15, 1950. The deposit is about 100 yards west of a north-south country road and is at an altitude of approximately 2,775 feet. The autunite-bearing tuffaceous sandstone strikes N. 35-40 W. and dips 20 -25 SW. It has been traced about 40 feet along the strike at the base of the outcrop and for about 20 feet up the dip. Insufficient work was done to give an accurate idea of the size of the deposit or to determine if other autunite-bearing beds are present.

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3 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

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Chace, F. M. An Autunite Deposit in the Rosamond Hills, Kern County, California, report, August 1940; Washington D.C. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc502064/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.