Sunbury Shale

Carbonaceous shale; black to brownish-black; very thinly laminated; 30 to 120 feet thick.
State Ohio
Name Sunbury Shale
Geologic age Mississippian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Shale > Black-shale (Carbonaceous)Carbonaceous shale; black to brownish-black; very thinly laminated; 30 to 120 feet thick.
References

Slucher, E.R., (principal compiler), Swinford, E.M., Larsen, G.E., and others, with GIS production and cartography by Powers, D.M., 2006, Bedrock geologic map of Ohio: Ohio Division of Geological Survey Map BG-1, version 6.0, scale 1:500,000.

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Counties Ashland - Crawford - Delaware - Franklin - Huron - Knox - Licking - Morrow - Richland