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Newark Supergroup, Chatham Group; Pekin Formation

Pekin Formation - conglomerate, sandstone, and mudstone.
StateNorth Carolina
NameNewark Supergroup, Chatham Group; Pekin Formation
Geologic ageTriassic
Original map labelTRcp
Primary rock typesandstone
Secondary rock typemudstone
Other rock typesconglomerate
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
Map references
The North Carolina Dept. of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources, Division of Land Resources, NC Geological Survey, in cooperation with the NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, 1998, Geology - North Carolina (1:250,000), coverage data file geol250. The data represents the digital equivalent of the official State Geology map (1:500,000 scale), but was digitized from (1:250,000 scale) base maps.
Unit references
Rhodes, Thomas S., and Conrad, Stephen G., 1985, Geologic Map of North Carolina: Department of Natural Resources and Community Development, Division of Land Resources, and the NC Geological Survey, 1:500,000-scale, compiled by Brown, Philip M., et al, and Parker, John M. III, and in association with the State Geologic Map Advisory Committee.
The North Carolina Dept. of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources, Division of Land Resources, NC Geological Survey, in cooperation with the NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, 1998, Geology - North Carolina (1:250,000), coverage data file geol250. The data represents the digital equivalent of the official State Geology map (1:500,000 scale), but was digitized from (1:250,000 scale) base maps.
Geographic coverageChatham - Lee - Moore

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