Talladega Group; Cheaha Quartzite Member of Lay Dam Formation

White to light-gray medium to coarse-grained arkosic quartzite and metaconglomerate.
State Alabama
Name Talladega Group; Cheaha Quartzite Member of Lay Dam Formation
Geologic age Silurian?-Devonian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzitewhite to light-gray medium to coarse-grained arkosic quartzite
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Metaconglomerate
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.

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Counties Clay - Cleburne - Talladega