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Carboniferous - Devonian unnamed conglomerate and sandstone

Carboniferous - Devonian unnamed conglomerate and sandstone
StateMaine
NameCarboniferous - Devonian unnamed conglomerate and sandstone
Geologic ageCarboniferous and/or Devonian
Original map labelCDs
CommentsU - Unmetamorphosed; Protolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate Also W - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Protolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate Also GS - Greenschist facies; Protolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate
Primary rock typeconglomerate
Secondary rock typesandstone
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > ConglomerateProtolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate U - Unmetamorphosed; Also W - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Also GS - Greenschist facies; Protolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate
Sedimentary > Clastic > SandstoneProtolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate U - Unmetamorphosed; Also W - Weakly metamorphosed; contains local occurrences of prehnite and pumpellyite; Also GS - Greenschist facies; Protolith H - lithic sandstone and conglomerate
Map references
Digital bedrock data downloaded from Maine Office of GIS in September 2005 from http://apollo.ogis.state.me.us/catalog/catalog.asp?state=2&extent=cover#bedrock Bedrock units table (publication date 11/15/2002) downloaded from same site. Permission to redistribute these data granted by Dr. Robert Marvinney, State Geologist of Maine, in September 2006.
Unit references
Osberg, P. H., Hussey, A.M., and Boone, G. M., 1985, Bedrock geologic map of Maine: Maine Geological Survey, Dept. of Conserv., scale 1:500,000.
Geographic coverageHancock - Penobscot - Washington

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