Shady Dolomite

Light-gray, well-bedded dolomite with thin- to medium-bedded gray limestone; yellowish-brown residual clays with "jasperoid" diagnostic. Thickness about 1,000 feet.
State Tennessee
Name Shady Dolomite
Geologic age Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone
Unconsolidated > Fine-detrital > Clay
Comments East sheet

Greene, D.C., and Wolfe, W.J., 2000, Superfund GIS - 1:250,000 Geology of Tennessee, USGS, (geo250k).

Hardeman, W.D., Miller, R.A., and Swingle, G.D., 1966, Geologic Map of Tennessee: Division of Geology, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, 4 sheets, scale 1:250,000

NGMDB product
Counties Blount - Carter - Cocke - Greene - Johnson - Sevier - Unicoi - Washington