Hornblende gneiss

Dark, medium grained; includes some rocks of probable sedimentary origin.
State Pennsylvania
Name Hornblende gneiss
Geologic age Precambrian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Gneiss > Hornblende-gneisshornblende gneiss - dark, medium grained; includes some rocks of probable sedimentary origin.
Minor
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Paragneissincludes some rocks of probable sedimentary origin.
References

Berg, T.M., Edmunds, W.E., Geyer, A.R., and others, compilers, 1980, Geologic map of Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Geological Survey, 4th ser., Map 1, 2nd ed., 3 sheets, scale 1:250,000.

Pennsylvania Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Miles, C.E., and Whitfield, T.G., compilers, 2001, Bedrock Geology of Pennsylvania, edition: 1.0, digital map, scale 1:250,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Berks - Bucks - Lancaster - Lebanon - Lehigh - Northampton