Moretown Formation - chlorite schist member

Pale-greenish-gray, lustrous and nonlustrous chlorite-muscovite feldspathic schist and schistose granofels. Local richly garnetiferous variant (Omgt). 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 - chlorite schist member
Geologic age Lower Ordovician to Cambrian?
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Schist > Quartz-feldspar-schistPale-greenish-gray, lustrous and nonlustrous chlorite-muscovite feldspathic schist and schistose granofels.
Metamorphic > Granoblastic > GranofelsPale-greenish-gray, lustrous and nonlustrous chlorite-muscovite feldspathic schist and schistose granofels.
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Counties Orange - Rutland - Washington - Windham - Windsor