Pawpaw-Hancock folio, Maryland-West Virginia-Pennsylvania

Folios of the Geologic Atlas 179
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The Pawpaw and Hancock quadrangles embrace parts of eastern West Virginia, western Maryland, and southern Pennsylvania between parallels 39° 30' abd 39° 45' and meridians 78° and 78° 30', and contain 460 square miles.  (See fig. 1.)  Parts of eight counties are included in the area, Morgan, Berkeley, and Hampshire in West Virginia, Washington and Allegany in Maryland, and Bedford, Fulton, and Franklin in Pennsylvania.  Hancock, Md., the the largest town in the area, Pawpaw, Great Cacapon, and Berkeley Springs, W. Va., being next in importance.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Pawpaw-Hancock folio, Maryland-West Virginia-Pennsylvania
Series title Folios of the Geologic Atlas
Series number 179
DOI 10.3133/gf179
Year Published 1912
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Washington, D.C.
Description Report: 24 p.; 8 Plates: 17.18 x 21.52 inches or smaller
Country United States
State Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
Scale 62500
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N
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