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Grave/-Unconsolidated sand and gravel in the lower
parts of the valley
Upper Sandstone-Well-sorted, permeable sandstone
Upper Shale-Impermeable, with coal
Sinkerton Limestone-Porous, cavernous limestone
Middle Shale-Impermeable shale
Lower Sandstone-Permeable sandstone
Lower Shale-Impermeable shale
Basal Conglomerate-Poorly sorted with salty water
Granite-Sparsely fractured; oldest rock in area

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