Kentucky Geological Survey Information Circular
Analysis of Coal Samples from the Hazard District, Kentucky (Breathitt, Knott, Leslie, and Perry Counties and Other Parts of Letcher and Harlan Counties)
Chemical and petrographic doto ore presented for 132 samples of cool collected in the Hazard District, eastern Kentucky. These data include sample-site locations, sampling conditions, stratigraphic position, megoscopic description of the cool, air-drying loss, proximate and ultimate analyses, Btu content, forms of sulfur, initial deformation temperature, softening temperature, fluid temperature, free-swelling index, concentration of major, minor, and trace elements, and petrographic analyses.
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The field work, classification, and major- and minor-oxide and trace-element analyses were supported through grants from the USGS (U.S. Department of Interior, 14-08-0001-G 602 and 14-08-0001-A 0077). Funding for petrographic analyses was provided by the Kentucky Energy Cabinet.
Currens, James C.; Bragg, Linda Jean; and Hower, James C., "Analysis of Coal Samples from the Hazard District, Kentucky (Breathitt, Knott, Leslie, and Perry Counties and Other Parts of Letcher and Harlan Counties)" (1987). Kentucky Geological Survey Information Circular. 37.