INTERSTATE 70 NEAR DENVER

SHOWN IS THE EAST END OF THE SOUTH FACE AND THE EQUIVALENT OF THE OIL-PRODUCING 'J' SANDSTONE IN THE DENVER BASIN. A CORRESPONDING GEOLOGIC COLUMN IS GIVEN AND A CROSS-SECTION FOR THE GENERAL AREA OF CUT PROVIDES CONTEXT. IN THE GEOLOGIC COLUMN, THE COLUMN OF NUMERALS AT THE CENTER REFERS TO PYRAMIDS SET UP TO MARK SIGNIFICANT UNITS IN THE SECTION FOR THE CONVENIENCE OF ANYONE WHO WANTS TO TAKE THE WALKWAY ALONG EITHER FACE OF THE CUT. HIGHWAY SIGNS ARE UP TO INDICATE CONTACTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF MOTORISTS.

  • Publication Date: 1972-3

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 31
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00230106
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Colorado School of Mines
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 11 1972 12:00AM