Chattanooga and Ohio Shales, undivided

Chattanooga and Ohio Shales, undivided; along and south of the Pine Fault
State Kentucky
Name Chattanooga and Ohio Shales, undivided
Geologic age Devonian to Mississippian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Black-shale (Carbonaceous)lithologies and lithology percentages estimated from stratigraphic column on paper source map; unit appears to be 100% carbonaceous shale (black shale)
Comments along and south of Pine Mountain; at least 300+ m thick
References

Noger, M.C., compiler, 1988, Geologic map of Kentucky: sesquicenntennial edition of the Kentucky Geological Survey: U.S. Geological Survey and the Kentucky Geological Survey, scale 1:500,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Bell - Harlan - Letcher - Pike - Whitley