Dadeville Complex; Waverly Gneiss

Feldspathic biotite-hornblende gneiss with thin layers of amphibolite, calc-silicate rock, garnet quartzite, and muscovite schist; locally rich in manganese.
State Alabama
Name Dadeville Complex; Waverly Gneiss
Geologic age Precambrian to Paleozoic
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Gneissfeldspathic biotite-hornblende gneiss
Minor
Metamorphic > Amphibolite (Amphibolite)
Incidental
Metamorphic > Schist > Mica-schist > Muscovite-schist
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzitegarnet quartzite
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Calc-silicate-rock
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 Chambers - Lee - Tallapoosa