Chester group

Limestone, chert, and shale of Meramec, Osage, and Kinderhook age.
State Mississippi
Name Chester group
Geologic age Mississippian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chert
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Comments Units Cm, and D are described under the unit name 'Chester group' on the map. No individual names are given, just the symbols.

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., scale 1:500,000.

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Counties Tishomingo