Geologic Unit: Wading Branch
Wading Branch Formation Of Snowbird Group of Ocoee Supergroup (NC*,TN*)
Along Pigeon River, 4.5 mi southeast of Waterville, Haywood Co., western NC. Named from Wading Branch Ridge, west of Pigeon River, 5 mi southeast of Waterville (King and others, 1958).
Unit Name History:
Named (King and others, 1958).
TN State Geol. Map usage (Hardeman and others, 1966).
Areal limits; Overview (Hadley and Nelson, 1971).
NC State Geol. Map usage (Brown and others, 1985).
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Last modified: 15-Jan-2013