Moorefield Formation

Moorefield Formation
State Arkansas
Name Moorefield Formation
Geologic age Late Mississippian- Meramecian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (Bed)
Comments Dark gray limey shale and minor beds of silty limestone. Approximatly 250 ft. maximum thickness.
References

Ferguson, J.G., 1920. Outlines of the geology, soils, and minerals of the State of Arkansas: Arkansas State Bureau of Mines, Manufactures and Agriculture,192 pp.

NGMDB product
Counties Independence - Stone