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Geologic Unit: Ossipee Mountain

Usage:
Ossipee Mountain Complex (NH)
Considered informal by the USGS. For informal usage, the rank or lithologic term should not be capitalized.

Age:
Cretaceous, Early*
Geologic Province:
New England province*
Areal Extent:
NH*

Type Locality:
Ossipee Mountain, east-central NH (Kingsley, 1931).

Unit Name History:
First used (Kingsley, 1931) [From GNU records (USGS DDS-6; Reston GNULEX); complete bibliographic citation and synopsis not given].
Informal usage on NH State Geol. Map; Isotopic dating (Lyons and others, 1997).

Note: If you need more information, please contact Nancy Stamm (nstamm@usgs.gov).
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