Interlayered Mafic and Felsic Metavolcanic Rocks - Ferruginous quartzite

Ferruginous quartzite; Heterogenous layered assemblage correlates with the Chopawamsic Formation and Ta River Metamorphic Suite, on strike to the northeast, and in traceable into the Milton belt in North Carolina (Geologic Map of North Carolina, 1985). Ferruginous quartzite. (See description under Ta River Metamorphic Suite, Ctq)
State Virginia
Name Interlayered Mafic and Felsic Metavolcanic Rocks - Ferruginous quartzite
Geologic age Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartziteferruginous quartzite
Comments Central Virginia Volcanic-Plutonic Belt
References

Virginia Division of Mineral Resources, 1993, Geologic Map of Virginia: Virginia Division of Mineral Resources, scale 1:500,000.

Virginia Division of Mineral Resources, 2003, Digital Representation of the 1993 Geologic Map of Virginia, Publication 174, CD ROM (ISO-9660) contains image file, expanded explanation in pdf, and ESRI shapefiles, scale 1:500,000.

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Counties Buckingham