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Peach Bottom Slate and Cardiff Conglomerate, undivided

Peach Bottom Slate and Cardiff Conglomerate, undivided - Bluish-black slate (Peach Bottom); quartz conglomerate having a matrix of sericite and chlorite (Cardiff).
StatePennsylvania
NamePeach Bottom Slate and Cardiff Conglomerate, undivided
Geologic ageProbably lower Paleozoic
Original map labelXpb
Primary rock typeslate
Secondary rock typeconglomerate
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Slatebluish-black slate (Peach Bottom)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomeratequartz conglomerate having a matrix of sericite and chlorite (Cardiff).
Map references
Pennsylvania Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 2001, Bedrock Geology of Pennsylvania, edition: 1.0, digital map. Retrieved from internet 9-30-2004; <http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/topogeo/map1/bedmap.aspx> DL Data: pageoexp.zip
Unit references
Berg, T. M., Edmunds, W. E., Geyer, A. R., and others, compilers, 1980, Geologic map of Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Geological Survey, 4th ser., Map 1, 2nd ed., 3 sheets, scale 1:250,000.
Pennsylvania Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 2001, Bedrock Geology of Pennsylvania, edition: 1.0, digital map. Retrieved from internet 9-30-2004; <http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/topogeo/map1/bedmap.aspx> DL Data: pageoexp.zip
Geographic coverageLancaster - York

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