Plattekill and Ashokan Formations

Shale, sandstone; Ashokan Formation-shale, sandstone.
State New York
Name Plattekill and Ashokan Formations
Geologic age Middle Devonian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Comments part of Hamilton Group 1700-2800 ft. (520-850 m)
References

Fisher, D.W., Isachsen, Y.W., and Rickard, L.V., 1970, Geologic Map of New York State, consisting of 5 sheets: Niagara, Finger Lakes, Hudson-Mohawk, Adirondack, and Lower Hudson, New York State Museum and Science Service, Map and Chart Series No. 15, scale 1:250,000.

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Counties Albany - Greene - Schoharie - Ulster