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Publication 059: Geology of the Southwestern Virginia Piedmont

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J.F. Conley,8.5 x 11-inch soft cover book, 33 pages, one plate includes folded 24 x 30-inch color 1:125,000-scale geologic map, 12 figures, one table, 1985. This report describes the stratigraphy and geologic structure of portions of the City of Martinsville, Patrick, Henry, Franklin, and Pittsylvania counties. The geology depicted on the accompanying geologic map is based on 1:24,000-scale geologic mapping of 31 quadrangles in the Piedmont. Rocks are grouped and discussed in the following areas: Blue Ridge anticlinorium, Smith River allochthon, Sauratown Mountains anticlinorium, Danville basin and Central Virginia volcanic-plutonic belt. Mines, quarries and prospects are plotted on the map for gold, barite, dimension stone, emery, [...]

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