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Chester group

Chester group - Limestone, chert, and shale of Meramec, Osage, and Kinderhook age.
State Mississippi
Name Chester group
Geologic age Mississippian
Comments Units Cm, and D are described under the unit name 'Chester group' on the map. No individual names are given, just the symbols.
Primary rock type limestone
Secondary rock type chert
Other rock types shale
Lithologic constituents
Map references
Moore, William Halsell, 1969, reprinted 1985, Geologic Map of Mississippi, Compiled by Bicker, A. R., Jr., a revision of the geologic map published by the MS Geological Survey in 1945 in cooperation with the USGS, revised from data submitted by Dr. E. E. Russell of MS State University from published reports of the MS Geological Survey and from field revisions, Mercury Maps Inc., Jackson, MS.
Unit references
Moore, William Halsell, 1969, reprinted 1985, Geologic Map of Mississippi, Compiled by Bicker, A. R., Jr., a revision of the geologic map published by the MS Geological Survey in 1945 in cooperation with the USGS, revised from data submitted by Dr. E. E. Russell of MS State University from published reports of the MS Geological Survey and from field revisions, Mercury Maps Inc., Jackson, MS.
Counties Tishomingo