Talc-carbonate schist

Cream-colored to light-bluish-gray, brown-weathering, talc-carbonate schist and talc-cabonate-rich rocks. Part of Ultramafic rocks: occur as tectonic slivers and olistoliths in blocks within the Hazens Notch, Ottauquechee, Stowe, Rowe, and Moretown Formations. Rocks of the Early to Late Taconic Accreted Terrane of the Rowe-Hawley Zone. Eastern allochthonous sequence, oceanic and accretionary realm, ultramafic inclusions, volcanic-arc intrusives, and volcanic rocks.
State Vermont
Name Talc-carbonate schist
Geologic age Cambrian and Neoproterozoic
Lithologic constituents
Metamorphic > Schist > Calc-silicate-schistCream-colored to light-bluish-gray, brown-weathering, talc-carbonate schist.
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > MetacarbonateCream-colored to light-bluish-gray talc-cabonate-rich rocks.
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Counties Franklin - Lamoille - Orange - Orleans