Moosalamoo Formation - magnetite metasiltstone member

Grayish-brown- to pale-green-weathering, well-laminated, magnetite-studded chloritic metasiltstone; near base contains magnetite-cemented quartz-pebble conglomerate and bedded magnetite quartzite. Directly overlies dolostones of the Forestdale Formation. Cover rocks of the Lincoln Mountain massif and northwestern flank of the Green Mountain massif.
State Vermont
Name Moosalamoo Formation - magnetite metasiltstone member
Geologic age Lower Cambrian and Neoproterozoic
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > MetasiltstoneGrayish-brown- to pale-green-weathering, well-laminated, magnetite-studded chloritic metasiltstone.
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > ConglomerateNear base contains magnetite-cemented quartz-pebble conglomerate and bedded magnetite quartzite.
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > QuartziteNear base contains magnetite-cemented quartz-pebble conglomerate and bedded magnetite quartzite.
References
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Counties Rutland