Bauxite Deposits in Union and Pontotoc Counties, Miss.

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BAUXITE DEPOSITS OF THE Bauxite Deposits in Union and Pontotoc Counties UNITED STATES BAUXITE AND KAOLIN DEPOSITS OF MISSISSIPPI, EXCLUSIVE OF THE TIPPAH-BENTON DISTRICT By Louis C. CONANT ABSTRACT Investigations of the high-alumina clays and bauxite in Mississippi were car­ ried out as a cooperative project by the U.S.

Geological Survey and the by: 3. The occurrence of bauxite in 10 or more counties of northeastern Mississippi became known in an interesting manner.

In the fall of J. Adams, of Tuscumbia, Ala., in prospecting for clays, dis­ covered deposits of bauxite and bauxitic clay near Margerum, Col- bert County, Ala.

These deposits are in erosion channels and sinkAuthor: Ernest Francis Burchard. However, the main deposits are in Pontotoc, Tippah, and Benton counties. Those in Pontotoc County constitute the largest deposits and the best grade of ore in Mississippi.

(1) The bauxite is in the Ackerman formation (basal Wilcox) near its contact with the Porter's Creek clay, of. Morse, The Bauxite Deposits of Mississippi: Benton Co.

ⓘ J. Hunter prospect; Tourtelot, Harry A.,() Bauxite Deposits of the Tippah-Benton District Mississippi:USGS Survey Bulletion C ⓘ Calhoun Co.

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Parks, Calhoun County Geology and Ground-Water Resources ⓘ Serepta prospect. Bauxite deposits occur in rocks ranging in age from Precambrian to Holocene.

Gibbsitic bauxite: Most deposits of this type are in the tropics and a few occur in the temperate belts, but the climate was probably tropical or subtropical at the time these formed. Nearly all are of Cenozoic age. The Irwinton district is in the central part of Georgia at the inner margin of the Coastal Plain province.

Bauxite Deposits in Union and Pontotoc Counties The oldest rocks exposed in the district are crystalline rocks of the Piedmont province. They are unconformably overlain by nonmarine sedimentary strata of Late Cretaceous age, including gravel, micaceous sand, and lenses of kaolin.

Bauxite and Kaolin Charles Nelson Thompson University of Mississippi Follow this and additional works at: Part of the Geological Engineering Commons Recommended Citation Thompson, Charles Nelson, "Petrology of North Mississippi Bauxite: A Case for Depositional Bauxite and Kaolin" ().

Pontotoc, MS ;Fax: HISTORIC TOUR OF PONTOTOC COUNTY A list and description of points of interest from: The Pontotoc County Historical Society P.O. Box Pontotoc, Mississippi ; WEBPAGES/LINKS WITH PONTOTOC COUNTY ROOTS. Tanglefoot Trail. Local Author Carl Purdon. History.

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Pontotoc is a Chickasaw word meaning "Land of Hanging Grapes". They occupied this area before Europeans colonized the Southeast. In the early s they were forced onto Indian Territory through Indian removal. In the late 19th century, the outlaws Jesse and Frank James and their gang once hid at an old house that had been used as a Union Army hospital during County: Pontotoc.

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This locality information is for reference purposes only. List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, Pontotoc County, Mississippi (Source: Internet Archive) Pontotoc County Military Data (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group) Civil War. Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War Pontotoc County (Source: FamilySearch).

Contact Information North Street, P.O. BoxNew Albany, MS Website Counties Served Benton, Lafayette, Lee, Marshall, Pontotoc, Tippah, and Union Services Shares the love of Christ by providing free healthcare to those without medical insurance. Filed under: Water well drilling Proposed code of fair competition for the water well drillers industry as submitted on Aug (Washington, D.C.: United States Government Printing Office, ), by United States.

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Tippah County, MS mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Tippah County, MS. Lee, Pontotoc, Union and Monroe MS Buy Sell and Trade members. Please include in your post: Location, price and description. Do not post.

Bauxite deposits of the Tippah-Benton district, Mississippi Bulletin C By: Harry Allison Tourtelot. Bulletin The Bauxite Deposits of Mississippi Author(s): Paul Franklin Morse Publication Type: Mississippi State Geological Survey.

Pontotoc is an unincorporated community in Johnston County, Oklahoma. A post office was established in Pontotoc in [2] The town was named after Pontotoc County, which was one of the divisions of Chickasaw : Johnston.

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Pontotoc has 3 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Pontotoc mines are Copper and the time these mines were surveyed, 2 mines in Pontotoc were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine.

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Terrace Deposits (Pleistocene) at surface, covers 11 % of this area. WOODWARD- Lenticular and interfingering deposits of light-tan to gray gravel, sand, silt, clay, and volcanic ash.

Sand dunes are common in many places. Thickness ranges up to feet and averages about 60 feet. ENID- Sand, silt, clay, and gravel. The City of Pontotoc is Located in the state of MS. We have compiled the ultimate Database of phone numbers from around the state and country to help you locate any lost friends, relatives or family members.

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Pontotoc has 56 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Pontotoc mines are Aluminum, Kaolin, and the time these mines were surveyed, 13 mines in Pontotoc were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine.

1 Pontotoc has 40 prospect mines. 2 3 .Pontotoc City School District Calendar.Pontotoc-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average. On 4/29/, a category F4 (max. wind speeds mph) tornado miles away from the Pontotoc city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50, and $, in damages.