Wiscoy Formation

Sandstone, shale; Hanover and Pipe Creek Shales.
State New York
Name Wiscoy Formation
Geologic age Upper Devonian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Black-shale
Comments part of Java Group 300-700 ft. (90-210 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 Chemung - Livingston - Ontario - Steuben