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|Original map label||Cc|
|Comments||Thickness: Northeastern - Copper Ridge Dolomite 1850 ft, Northeastern - Conococheague 2220 ft, Northeastern - Big Spring Station 220 ft, Southeastern - Copper Ridge Dolomite 1000 ft (estimate only).|
|Primary rock type||limestone|
|Secondary rock type||dolostone (dolomite)|
|Other rock types||orthoquartzite|
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)predominantly algal and mechanically deposited limestone, with interbeds of aphanitic limestone and dolomite
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzite (Bed)Big Sandy Station member near base (dolomite-orthoquartzite)
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)predominantly algal and mechanically deposited limestone, with interbeds of aphanitic limestone and dolomite; contains siliceous and dolomitic laminations.
Digital version of 1968 printed map available from http://wvgis.wvu.edu/data/data.php with the specific data available from http://wvgis.wvu.edu/data/dataset.php?action=search&ID=43
Cardwell, D.H., Erwin, R.B., and Woodward, H.P., 1968 (slightly revised 1986), Geologic Map of West Virginia: West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey, Map 1, East Sheet, scale 1:250,000.
|Geographic coverage||Berkeley - Jefferson|
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