Raysor Formation

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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 January 2002
GSA Bulletin (2002) 114 (1): 24–42.
... environments of deposition, indicating that shallow-marine and coastal facies either never accumulated or have been stripped away by subsequent erosion. Two upper Pliocene units are known from the general vicinity of Charleston. The Raysor Formation was named by Sloan (1908) for an outcrop west...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 January 1950
AAPG Bulletin (1950) 34 (1): 100–132.
... the Geologic Map of North Carolina . 5 These maps show the Miocene outcrops divided into Yorktown, Duplin, St. Marys, and Trent formations. There is apparently considerable doubt about the recognition of these formations in outcrop. In South Carolina the Yorktown is divided into the Raysor and Duplin marl...
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Series: GSA Field Guides
Published: 21 March 2019
DOI: 10.1130/2019.0053(01)
EISBN: 9780813756530
... Pliocene marine strata in the Charleston Embayment (Harleyville, Parkers Ferry, Ashley, Chandler Bridge, Edisto, Parachucla, Marks Head, Goose Creek, and Raysor formations; Weems et al., 2014 ). GEOLOGIC BACKGROUND South Carolina has a rich fossil record, and a large suite of vertebrate fossils were...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 December 1967
AAPG Bulletin (1967) 51 (12): 2400–2429.
...; it is as thick as 140 ft. Three transgressive-regressive units may be included ( Colquhoun, 1965 ; Pooser, 1965 ). Raysor Marl .—This marl is older possibly than the Duplin and equivalent to the middle part of the Yorktown and to the Ecphora zone of the Choctawhatchee Formation of Florida. It is exposed...
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