Lawrence L. Brady, 1988. "Mine 19 geologic section, Pittsburg and Midway Coal Mining Company, Cherokee County, Kansas", South-Central Section of the Geological Society of America, O. T. Hayward
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This site is an abandoned strip mine just south of West Mineral in northwest Cherokee County, in extreme southeastern Kansas. It can be reached most easily by traveling 5 mi (8 km) west from Kansas 7 on Kansas 102 to West Mineral and following local roads to the exposures shown in Figure 1.
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