|Name||Golden Hill Schist|
|Geologic age||Lower? Ordovician|
Metamorphic > Granoblastic > GranofelsGray to silvery, medium- to coarse-grained, generally layered schist and granofels, composed of quartz, muscovite, biotite, plagioclase, and garnet.
Metamorphic > SchistGray to silvery, medium- to coarse-grained, generally layered schist and granofels, composed of quartz, muscovite, biotite, plagioclase, and garnet.
|Comments||Part of Central Lowlands; Iapetus (Oceanic) Terrane - Connecticut Valley Synclinorium; Equivalents of Savoy Schist of Massachusetts (Emerson, 1898, 1917) and of Moretown Formation of Vermont and Massachusetts (Bedrock Geologic Map of Massachusetts, Zen and others, 1983) (includes Golden Hill and Ratlum Mountain Schists) (Lower? Ordovician). Same as Ogh|
Rodgers, John, compiler, 1985, Bedrock Geological Map of Connecticut: Connecticut Geological and Natural History Survey, Hartford, Connecticut, 2 sheets, scale 1:125,000.