Table Lu05: Summary of mining inventory for selected counties within the West Osage River Basin

Summary of mining inventory for selected counties (Barton, Vernon, Bates, and St. Clair) within the West Osage River Basin of west-central Missouri. Survey was conducted by MDNR 1976-1981; data are from references dated to 1850. 
PRESENT MINING
COUNTY COAL LIMESTONE PETROLEUM
BARTON
Acres 0 0 11
Locations 0 0 1
VERNON
Acres 547+ NA 0
Locations 3 3 0
BATES
Acres NA 168 0
Locations 1 2 0
ST CLAIR
Acres 0 0 0
Locations 0 0 0
TOTAL
Acres 547+ 168+ 11
Locations 4 5 1
PAST MINING
COUNTY COAL LIMESTONE SAND/GRAVEL CLAY SANDSTONE LEAD ZINC IRON BARIUM
BARTON
Acres 7,600 8 0 N/A N/A N/A 0 0 0
Locations 46 2 0 1 1 3 0 0 0
VERNON
Acres 1,204+ 72+ 0 6.5+ 0 0 0 0 0
Locations 61 5 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
BATES
Acres 7,851+ 120+ 11+ 0 0 0 0 0 0
Locations 32 30 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
ST CLAIR
Acres 1,620+ 90+ 1 1 0 0 N/A N/A 2
Locations 122 15 1 1 0 0 1 2 1
TOTAL
Acres 18,275+ 290+ 12+ 7.5+ N/A N/A N/A N/A 2
Locations 261 52 7 6 1 3 1 2 1

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