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"Hawthorn Formation"

"Hawthorn Formation", includes Marks Head Formation; Parachucia Beds (Sloan, 1905); and Alum Bluff Formation (Veatch and Stephenson, 1911).
StateGeorgia
Name"Hawthorn Formation"
Geologic ageMiocene
Original map labelMh
CommentsCoastal Plain sedimentary rocks
Primary rock typesand
Secondary rock typeclay or mud
Other rock typesdolostone (dolomite)
Lithologic constituents
Map references
Lawton, D.E., and others, 1976, Geologic Map of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey, scale = 1:500,000.
Unit references
Lawton, D.E., and others, 1976, Geologic Map of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey, scale = 1:500,000.

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