|Name||Carboniferous marine rocks, unit 7 (Bishop)|
|Geologic age||Mississippian to Early Permian|
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metacarbonate > MarbleThick unit comprising Mt. Baldwin Marble
Metamorphic > Granoblastic > HornfelsThin-layered to massive siliceous hornfels
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)Locally developed in Bright Dot Fm.
|Comments||East-central Sierra Nevada near Bishop. Consists primarily of siliceous hornfels and a thick marble unit (Mt. Baldwin Marble). Contains some rocks of Early Permian age|
|Stratigraphic units||Bright Dot Fm., Lake Dorothy Hornfels, Mildred Lake Hornfels, Mount Baldwin Marble|
Jennings, C.W., Strand, R.G., Rogers, T.H., Boylan, R.T., Moar, R.R., and Switzer, R.A., 1977, Geologic Map of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Geologic Data Map 2, scale 1:750,000.
Jennings, C.W., 1985, An explanatory text to accompany the 1:750,000 scale fault and geologic maps of California: California Division of Mines and Geology, Bulletin 201, 197 p.
Strand, R.G., 1967, Geologic map of California, Olaf P. Jenkins edition, Mariposa sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Stevens, C.H., and Greene, D.C., 1999, Stratigraphy, depositional history, and tectonic evolution of Paleozoic continental-margin rocks in roof pendants of the eastern Sierra Nevada, California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 111, p. 919-933.
|Counties||Inyo - Mono|