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Newark Supergroup; Jurassic Conglomerate

Conglomerate
StateVirginia
NameNewark Supergroup; Jurassic Conglomerate
Geologic ageLower Jurassic
Original map labelJc
CommentsNewark Supergroup; Mesozoic Basins From expanded explanation (ref. VA002): Conglomerate. Rounded pebbles, cobbles, and boulders of quartz, gneiss, schist, basalt, minor greenstone, and marble in a matrix of medium- to very-coarse-grained, reddish-brown to light-gray sandstone. Occurs only in the Culpeper basin.
Primary rock typeconglomerate
Secondary rock type
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
Map references
Digital Representation of the 1993 Geologic Map of Virginia", 2003, CD ROM (ISO-9660) contains image file, expanded explanation in pdf, and ESRI shapefiles, viewing software not included. This is a digital version of "Geologic Map of Virginia" published in 1993. Available from: https://www.dmme.virginia.gov/commerce/
Unit references
Virginia Division of Mineral Resources, 1993, Geologic Map of Virginia: Virginia Division of Mineral Resources, scale 1:500,000
Digital Representation of the 1993 Geologic Map of Virginia - expanded explanation: 2003, Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy, Divsion of Mineral Resources, Publication 147, 85 pp
Digital Representation of the 1993 Geologic Map of Virginia", 2003, CD ROM (ISO-9660) contains image file, expanded explanation in pdf, and ESRI shapefiles, viewing software not included. This is a digital version of "Geologic Map of Virginia" published in 1993. Available from: https://www.dmme.virginia.gov/commerce/
Geographic coverageFauquier - Prince William

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