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Geologic Unit: Albee

Usage:

Albee Formation (ME*,NH*,VT*)


Geologic age:

Ordovician, Early*
Ordovician, Middle*


Type section, locality, area and/or origin of name:

Type locality: exposures on that part of Gardner Mountain which lies between Hunt Mountain (just southwest of Littleton 15-min quandrangle) and Albee Hill [in Littleton 15-min quadrangle], northern NH. Named from Albee Hill (Billings, 1935).


AAPG geologic province:

New England province*


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For more information, please contact Nancy Stamm, Geologic Names Committee Secretary.

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

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

Slash (/) indicates name does not conform with nomenclatural guidelines (CSN, 1933; ACSN, 1961, 1970; NACSN, 1983, 2005). This may be explained within brackets ([ ]).

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