geology of the Maury Mountain region, Crook County, Oregon by Richard Hodges Mote

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Reuben F. Maury ( – ) was a colonel of the 1st Oregon Cavalry during the American Civil War, and the last commander of the District of Oregon in Maury was a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, where he and George E.

Pickett were classmates. He was a veteran of the Mexican War, and became an Oregon pioneer in Crook County, OR mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information.

US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Crook County, OR. BIBLIOGRAPHY of the GEOLOGY and MINERAL RESOURCES of OREGON Third Supplement - Compiled by Margaret L. Steere and Li II ian F. Owen Introduction Bulletin 53 is the third supplement to the original "Bibliography of the Geology.

In Crook County and throughout Central Oregon, the places to hunt for rocks are almost as plentiful as the rocks themselves. The rules for using sites like Maury Mountain. The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at "x29" or larger.

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The geology of the Stinking Water Creek area, Harney County, Oregon. Cecilia Dolores Gregory, University of Oregon. Dept. of Geology, University of Oregon.

Graduate School. University of Oregon, The geology of the Stinking Water Creek area, Harney County, Oregon: Authors: Cecilia Dolores Gregory, University of Oregon. Study Areas, Crook and Deschutes Counties, Oregon B2 2. Map showing mineral resource potential and generalized geology of Badlands The Badlands Wilderness Study Area is about 9 mi southeast of Bend (fig.

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Irwin Open-File Report (Supersedes Open-File Report ). In the year the city of Prineville, county seat of Crook County Oregon, sat snugly (some might have said smugly) in the beautiful Crooked River/Ochoco Creek valley, the only city in the vast region between The Dalles on the north, Klamath Falls on the south, Eugene City on the west and Canyon City on the east.The Oregon Trail structural belt extends westward from the Granite Mountains to the Wind River Mountains, and 70 miles to the east, where it cuts the northern Laramie Mountains.

This structure documents where Archean rocks to the south were accreted onto the Wyoming Craton to the north approximately to Ga ( to billion years ago).

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