Actinolite Schist Metabasalt

Dark-green, variably schistose chlorite-actinolite-epidote greenstone metabasalt, amygdaloidal in part; massive yellowish-green epidosite segregations common.
State Virginia
Name Actinolite Schist Metabasalt
Geologic age Proterozoic
Lithologic constituents
Metamorphic > Metaigneous > Metavolcanic > Metabasaltactinolite schist meta-basalt
Comments Western Piedmont (Southwest and Central)

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.

NGMDB product
Counties Buckingham - Louisa