Moretown Formation - interbedded quartzite and phyllite member

Light-gray laminated quartzite and vitreous quartzite interbedded with gray phyllite and schist. 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 - interbedded quartzite and phyllite member
Geologic age Lower Ordovician to Cambrian?
Lithologic constituents
Major
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > PhylliteInterbedded with gray phyllite and schist.
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > QuartziteLight-gray laminated quartzite and vitreous quartzite.
Metamorphic > SchistInterbedded with gray phyllite and schist.
References
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Counties Washington