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Moorhouse, W. W. (Walter Wilson) 1913-1969

Overview
Works: 40 works in 94 publications in 3 languages and 1,033 library holdings
Genres: Academic theses  Maps 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: QE431, 552.8
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Most widely held works by W. W Moorhouse
The study of rocks in thin section by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

32 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and Russian and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Methods of optical mineralogy; Descriptions of minerals; Mineral identification tables; Petrography of igneous tocks and related; Volcanic and hypabyssal socks-basalts, dia-bases, and related rocks; Andesites, dacites, and related rocks; Quartz latites (rhyodadites) and rhyolites; Latites, trachytes, phonolites, and leucite trachytes; Tuffs and pyroclastics; The plutonic rocks-gabbro, norite, and related rocks; The alkali gabbos-essexite, theralite, and related rocks; Quartz diorite, granodiorite, granite, and related rocks; Diorites, monzonites, syenites, and related rocks; Nepheline syenites and other fedspathoidal; Ultrabasic rocks-peridotite, pyroxenite, and hornblendite; Lamprophyres; Sedimentary rocks in thin section; Conglomerates and breccias; Sandsto nes and arkoses; Greywackes; Argillaceous rocks; Limestones and dolomites; Cherts, iron formations, glauconitic sediments, phosphatic sediments, saline rocks, and coals; Metamorphic rocks; Dynamic metamorphism; Thermal metamorphism; Regional metamorphism; Metasomatism; Petrography of ores
A comparative atlas of textures of Archean and younger volcanic rocks by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunflint iron range in the vicinity of Port Arthur by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology of the south Onaman area by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The area described in this report is located about eight miles east of Lake Nipigon in the district of Thunder Bay, north-western Ontario. The report describes the area's topography, natural resources, glacial geology, general geology (Precambrian volcanics, sediments, intrusives), structural geology (folding, faulting, schistosity, igneous structures), geologic history, and economic geology. Descriptions are included of occurrences and claims relating to molybdenum, silver-lead-zinc, and gold, including one gold mine no longer in operation
Genetic relations of intrusives and gold deposits in Canada by W. W Moorhouse( )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preliminary report on O'Sullivan Lake area by Ontario( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunflint iron range in the vicinity of Port Arthur, District of Thunder Bay by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes a geologic survey of the Gunflint iron range in the Thunder Bay area of northern Ontario, with the objective of re-examining the stratigraphy, structure, and relationships of the Gunflint iron formation and an appraisal of this formation as a possible source of iron ore. Includes details of the area's general geology and lithology, and structural geology, with particular attention to the mineralogy, textures, sedimentary structures, and chemistry of the Gunflint iron formation. Results are presented of tests conducted to determine the amenability of iron-bearing Gunflint samples to beneficiation
Preliminary report on the geology of Osway Township, District of Sudbury by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology of Osway Township by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The area described in this report is located a little over 100 miles north-west of Sudbury, Ontario. The report describes the area's topography and drainage, natural resources, general geology (Precambrian sediments, volcanics, intrusives), structural geology (folding, faulting, shearing, linear structure, joints), glacial geology, and economic geology. Descriptions are included for mineral properties on which a significant amount of exploration has been done and for one gold mine. Concludes with recommendations for prospectors
Geology of the O'Sullivan Lake area by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The area described in this report is located 50 miles east of Lake Nipigon. It was surveyed in 1947-48 at a time when there was considerable interest in gold occurrences in the area. The report includes descriptions of the area's topography, natural resources, general geology (Precambrian and Pleistocene), structural geology (folding, shearing, faults), and mineral occurrences. It also describes various exploration claims, discoveries, and mineral properties found in the area
Yan shi bo pian yan jiu ru men by Er Hao Si Mu( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northeastern portion of the Timagami Lake area by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The area described in this report lies about 30 miles south of Cobalt, Ontario, off the north-eastern end of Lake Timagami. The report describes the area's natural resources, topography, general geology (Precambrian volcanics, sediments, intrusives), structural geology (folding, shearing, faulting), and economic geology. Descriptions are included of mineral properties, occurrences, and claims related to iron, nickel/copper, molybdenite, pyrite, and gold/silver
Preliminary report on the Timagami map area by Ontario( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comparative atlas of textures of Archean and younger volcanic rocks by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology of the Bryce-Robillard area by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The area described in this report covers about 216 square miles over five townships located about 30 miles north-west of Cobalt, Ontario. The report describes the area's topography, general geology (Precambrian volcanics, intrusives, sediments; Pleistocene clays), structural geology (shearing, faulting, igneous structures), and economic geology. Descriptions are included of numerous mineral properties and claims of possible interest for their gold content
Geology of the Zinc-Lead Deposit on Calumet Island, Quebec ... Reprinted from the Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, etc. [A thesis.] by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comparative atlas of textures of Archean and younger volcanic rocks by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology of the zinc-lead deposit on Calumet island, Quebec by W. W Moorhouse( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Moorhouse, W. W.

Moorhouse, Walter Wilson 1913-1969

Murhauz, V.

Wilson Moorhouse Walter

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