Brierfield Dolomite

Medium to dark-bluish-gray thick-bedded siliceous dolomite; characterized by locally abundant chert with irregular cavities.
State Alabama
Name Brierfield Dolomite
Geologic age Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert (Bed)characterized by locally abundant chert containing irregular cavities.

Szabo, M.W., Osborne, E.W., Copeland, C.W. Jr., and Neathery, T.L., 1988, Geologic Map of Alabama, Geological Survey of Alabama Special Map 220, scale 1:250,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Bibb - Chilton - Shelby