Beaverdam Amphibolite

Dark-green to dark-gray hornblende amphibolite, extensively sheared and folded, and locally retrograded to actinolite-tremolite-chlorite schist. Includes all amphibolite associated with the Wedowee Group.
State Alabama
Name Beaverdam Amphibolite
Geologic age Precambrian to Paleozoic
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Amphibolite (Amphibolite)dark-green to dark-gray hornblende amphibolite, extensively sheared and folded
Minor
Metamorphic > Schist > Amphibole-schistlocally retrograded to actinolite-tremolite-chlorite schist.
References

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 Clay - Cleburne - Randolph - Tallapoosa