Moretown Formation - quartz schist member

Bluish-black, rusty-weathering, fine-grained albite-sericite-chlorite-quartz schist with pyrite. Part of the metasedimentary host rocks of the North River Igneous Suite. 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 Moretown Formation - quartz schist member
Geologic age Lower Ordovician to Cambrian?
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Schist > Mica-schist > Muscovite-schistBluish-black, rusty-weathering, fine-grained albite-sericite-chlorite-quartz schist with pyrite.
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Counties Washington