Bonham Formation

Bonham Formation
State Texas
Name Bonham Formation
Geologic age Late Cretaceous; Gulfian Series
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Marlstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone > Claystone (Bed)
Comments marl and clay, silty, glauconitic, most abdt near middle, poorly to thinly bedded, med to lt gray; weathers lt gray to yell-gray; marine megafossils, thickness 400 +- ft.

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1967, Sherman Sheet, Geologic Atlas of Texas: University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, scale 1:250,000.

Bureau of Economic Geology, 1992, Geologic Map of Texas: University of Texas at Austin, Virgil E. Barnes, project supervisor, Hartmann, B.M. and Scranton, D.F., cartography, scale 1:500,000.

NGMDB product
Counties Fannin - Grayson - Lamar - Red River