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geology of the Monadnock quadrangle, New Hampshire

Katharine Fowler-Billings

geology of the Monadnock quadrangle, New Hampshire

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Published by State Planning and Development Commission in Concord, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Hampshire,
  • Cheshire County.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- New Hampshire -- Cheshire County.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Katharine Fowler-Billings.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE140.M58 B5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p. : ill. ;
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6086007M
      LC Control Number50063211
      OCLC/WorldCa2059805

      New Hampshire Department of Transportation PO Box | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | Tel: | Fax: Monadnock Mountain [Mount Monadnock], New Hampshire. Usually called the Grand Monadnock, is situated in the towns of Jaffrey and Dublin, in Cheshire county, about 22 miles E. from Connecticut river and 10 N. of the southern boundary of this state.—The direction of the ridge is N.W. and S.W. The mountain is about 5 miles long from N. to S., and 3 miles from E. .


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