Patoka and Shelburn Formations

Mostly shale and sandstone; also includes thin beds of limestone and coal. WF, top of West Franklin member
State Indiana
Name Patoka and Shelburn Formations
Geologic age Pennsylvanian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Sedimentary > Coal
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Stratigraphic units Patoka Formation, Shelburn Formation (and includes West Franklin member)

Gray, Henry H., Ault, Curtis, H., and Keller, Stanley, J., 1987, Bedrock geologic map of Indiana: Dept. of Natural Resources, Indiana Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Map 48, scale 1:500,000.

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Counties Gibson - Knox - Pike - Posey - Sullivan - Vanderburgh - Vermillion - Vigo - Warrick