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Bangor and Monteagle Limestones undivided in part

Bangor and Monteagle Limestones undivided in part - Bangor Limestone -- medium-gray bioclastic and oolitic limestone, containing interbeds of dusky-red and olive-green mudstone in upper part. Monteagle Limestone -- light-gray oolitic limestone containing interbedded argillaceous, bioclastic, or dolomitic limestone, dolomite, and medium-gray shale.
StateAlabama
NameBangor and Monteagle Limestones undivided in part
Geologic ageMississippian
Original map labelMbm
Primary rock typelimestone
Secondary rock typemudstone
Other rock typesdolostone (dolomite); shale
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)Bangor Limestone -- medium-gray bioclastic and oolitic limestone; Monteagle Limestone -- light-gray oolitic limestone containing interbedded argillaceous, bioclastic, or dolomitic limestone
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)
Map references
Szabo, M. W., Osborne, E. W., Copeland, C. W. Jr., Neathery; T. L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.
Unit references
Szabo, M. W., Osborne, E. W., Copeland, C. W. Jr., Neathery; T. L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.
Geographic coverageCherokee

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