Monteagle Limestone

Mainly fragmental and oolitic, light-gray limestone; blocky bryozoan chert weathers from base. Thickness 180 to 300 feet.
State Tennessee
Name Monteagle Limestone
Geologic age Mississippian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestonefragmental and oolitic limestone
Incidental
Sedimentary > Chemical > Chertfragmental and oolitic limestone with chert at base
Comments East-Central sheet
References

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

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Counties Bledsoe - Cannon - Clay - Coffee - Cumberland - Fentress - Franklin - Grundy - Hamilton - Lincoln - Marion - Overton - Pickett - Putnam - Sequatchie - Van Buren - Warren - White