Fort Payne Shale; Lavender Shale Member

Fort Payne Shale (Mfp) with Lavender Shale Member (Mls)
State Georgia
Name Fort Payne Shale; Lavender Shale Member
Geologic age Mississippian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Comments Ridge and Valley sedimentary rocks
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.

NGMDB product
Counties Catoosa - Floyd - Whitfield