Kingsport Formation

Gray, fine-grained, sparingly cherty dolomite with basal dense, gray limestone sequence. Thickness about 250 feet.
State Tennessee
Name Kingsport Formation
Geologic age Ordovician
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Dolostone
Minor
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone
Comments East 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

NGMDB product
Counties Jefferson