Rich Butt Sandstone

Gray, massive beds of feldspathic, fine- to medium-grained sandstone, with interbeds of dark slate and arkosic conglomerate; exact stratigraphic position unknown. Thickness about 1,500 feet.
State Tennessee
Name Rich Butt Sandstone
Geologic age Precambrian
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Slate
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate
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 Cocke - Sevier