Compton Formation - metasandstone member

Light-gray to tan, micaceous, locally calcareous metasandstone and slate or metamudstone in beds a few centimeters to tens of centimeters thick. Graded bedding common. Interpreted to be correlative with the Gile Mountain Formation. Part of the Connecticut Valley Trough.
State Vermont
Name Compton Formation - metasandstone member
Geologic age Lower Devonian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > MetasandstoneLight-gray to tan, micaceous, locally calcareous metasandstone.
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > SlateLight-gray to tan, micaceous, locally calcareous slate or metamudstone in beds a few centimeters to tens of centimeters thick.
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Counties Essex