Northfield Member of Gile Mountain Formation (VT*)
Northfield Formation (VT*)
Northfield Formation of St. Francis Group (VT)
Northfield Slate (VT*)
Village of Northfield, Northfield Twp., Barre quadrangle, Washington Co., northeastern VT, near which slate was formerly extensively quarried (Richardson, 1906; Currier and Jahns, 1941).
New England province*
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