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Oriskany Sandstone

Oriskany Sandstone.
State New York
Name Oriskany Sandstone
Geologic age Lower Devonian
Comments part of Onondaga and Bois Blanc Limestones 150 ft. (45 m).
Primary rock type sandstone
Secondary rock type
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Map references
NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey, NYS Museum Technology Center, 1999, 1:250,000 Bedrock geology of NYS, data is distributed in ARC/INFOr EXPORT format (with ".e00" extension) in 5 seperate files based on printed map sheets,
Unit references
D. W. Fisher; Y. W. Isachsen, L. V. Rickard, 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 1:250000.