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Geologic Unit: Henryville

Usage:

Henryville Bed of Clegg Creek Member of New Albany Shale (IN,KY)
Henryville Bed of Ellsworth Member of New Albany Shale (IN)
Henryville Member of New Albany Shale (IN)
Henryville Shale (IN)
[?] Henryville Bed of Grassy Creek Shale Member of New Albany Shale of Knobs Group (IL)


Geologic age:

Early Mississippian (Kinderhookian)


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

Type section: On Caney Creek [Lodge Creek], in Clark Grant 252, 1.5 mi southeast of Henryville, Clark Co., IN (Campbell, 1946).


AAPG geologic province:

Illinois basin


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

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"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 ([ ]).