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Geologic Unit: Meetinghouse

Meetinghouse Slate Member of Gile Mountain Formation (VT*,NH*)
Meetinghouse Slate (VT,NH)

Devonian, Early(?)*

Geologic Province:
New England province*

Areal Extent:

Type Locality:
Meetinghouse Hill, Strafford quadrangle, Orange Co., VT (Doll, 1944).

Unit Name History:
Name proposed for member of Gile Mountain (Doll, 1944).
Revised to Meetinghouse Slate (Hadley, 1950).
Stratigraphic position (Hatch 1989).
Revised to member; Age modified (Hueber and others, 1990; Hatch, 1991).
Age modified; Overview, contacts and stratigraphic position discussed (Moench and others, 1995).
NH State Geol. Map usage (Lyons and others, 1997).

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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013