Basal sandstone of the Oil Creek Formation in the quarry of the Pennsylvania Glass Sand Corporation, Johnston County, Oklahoma
J. G. McPherson, R. E. Denisen, D. W. Kirkland, D. M. Summers, 1988. "Basal sandstone of the Oil Creek Formation in the quarry of the Pennsylvania Glass Sand Corporation, Johnston County, Oklahoma", South-Central Section of the Geological Society of America, O. T. Hayward
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The basal sandstone of the Oil Creek Formation is well exposed in a quarry located 5 mi (8 km) north northwest of the small town of Mill Creek in Johnston County, Oklahoma (Sec.14, T.1S., R4E.) (Figs. 1 and 2). The quarry is owned by the Pennsylvania Glass Sand Corporation and is about 0.5 mi (0.8 km) west of Oklahoma 7, which passes through Mill Creek and connects with I-35 about 20 mi (32 km) to the west.
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