Geologic Unit: Day Point
Day Point Limestone (NY*)
Day Point Limestone of Chazy Group (NY,VT)
Day Point Member of Chazy Limestone (VT)
Day Point Formation of Chazy Group (NY,VT)
Well exposed at Day Point, Peru Twp., Clinton Co., NY (Cushing, 1905).
FORMATION STATUS (alphabetical): Fleury Member (NY,VT), Head Member (VT), [?]Ste. Therese Member (NY,VT), Wait Member (VT).
Unit Name History:
Named (Cushing, 1905).
Extended into VT (Erwin, 1957).
Revised to member of Chazy limestone (Doll and others, 1961).
Used as Formation (Falkenberg and Mehrtens, 1993).
Overview; Age modified (Frey, 1995).
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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013