Frog Mountain

Frog Mountain
State Georgia
Name Frog Mountain
Geologic age Devonian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Comments Ridge and Valley sedimentary rocks. Secondary unit description from USGS Geologic Names lexicon (ref. GA003): Frog Mountain sandstone named. May be Oriskany. Underlies Chattanooga black shale and overlies Rockwood sandstone in northeastern AL and northwestern GA. Assigned to Devonian.
References

Lawton, D.E., Moye, F.J., Murray, J.B., O'Connor, B.J., Penley, H.M., Sandrock, G.S., Marsalis, W.E., Friddell, M.S., Hetrick, J.H., Huddlestun, P.F., Hunter, R.E., Mann, W.R., Martin, B.F., Pickering, S.M., Schneeberger, F.J., and Wilson, J.D., 1976, Geologic Map of Georgia, Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources, Geologic and Water Resources Division, Georgia Geological Survey. Scale 1:500,000.

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