Grandfather Mountain Formation of Crossnore Complex (NC*)
Grandfather Mountain Formation (NC)
Montezuma Member (NC*); numerous informal conglomerate units (see Neton and Raymond, 1995).
Grandfather Mountain, Avery Co., north-central NC (Bryant, 1962).
Piedmont-Blue Ridge province*
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