Chipman Formation - Beldens Member

Light-gray to creamy-white-weathering fine-grained limestone, orangey-buff-weathering dolostone, and reddish-streaked (hematite) calcite marble. Chipman Formation (mapped south of Wings Point). Vermont Valley sequence and Middlebury synclinorium (above the Orwell and Champlain thrusts).
State Vermont
Name Chipman Formation - Beldens Member
Geologic age Middle Ordovician
Lithologic constituents
Sedimentary > Carbonate > DolostoneOrangey-buff-weathering dolostone.
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metacarbonate > MarbleReddish-streaked (hematite) calcite marble.
Sedimentary > Carbonate > LimestoneLight-gray to creamy-white-weathering fine-grained limestone.
NGMDB product
Counties Addison - Rutland