Poultney Formation (NY*,VT*)
Poultney Formation of Mount Hamilton Group (VT)
Poultney Slate (NY,VT)
Poultney Slate of Mount Hamilton Group (VT)
Owl Kill Member (NY,VT), White Creek Member (NY,VT)
Exposures in town of Poultney, Rutland Co., southwestern VT, near NY-VT State line, 7 mi southwest of
New England province*
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