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Geologic Unit: Kings Falls

Usage:
Kings Falls Limestone (NY*)
Kings Falls Limestone of Trenton Group (NY)

Age:
Ordovician, Middle*
Champlainian*
Kirkfieldian*
Geologic Province:
Appalachian basin*


Areal Extent:
NY*



Type Locality:
Type section: base to top of Kings Falls on Deer River, 3 km west of Deer River Village, Denmark Twp., Lewis Co., north-central MY (Kay, 1968).

Unit Name History:
Named (Kay, 1968). Overview (Frey, 1995).

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Asterisks (*) indicate usage by the U.S. Geological Survey. Other usages by state geological surveys.

"No current usage" implies that a name has been abandoned or that it has fallen into disuse. Former usage and, if known, replacement name given in parentheses ().

Slashes (/) indicate unit name usage violates the 1983 North American Stratigraphic Code. This violation may be explained within brackets ([ ]).






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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013