Fine Creek Mills Granite

Fine Creek Mills granite (Poland, 1976; Reilly, 1980). Light-gray, medium- to coarse-grained, homogenous, foliated, flow-banded granite. Mineralogy: microcline + plagioclase + quartz + biotite; accessory minerals include apatite, garnet, fluorite, and zircon. The Fine Creek Mills intrudes the State Farm Gneiss (Ysf).
State Virginia
Name Fine Creek Mills Granite
Geologic age Proterozoic
Lithologic constituents
Igneous > Plutonic > Granitic > Granite
Comments Eastern Piedmont

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 Goochland - Powhatan