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Bath, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 10' 1'' North , 71° 57' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.16694,-71.96611
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Bath is a town, incorporated in 1761.


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Late Ordovician - Middle Ordovician
443.8 - 470 Ma



ID: 2799970
Ammonoosuc Volcanics, Metabasalt

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 470 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Ammonoosuc Volcanics

Comments: Part of the Central Maine Composite Terrane (Central Maine Trough) - Variably metamorphosed sedimentary and volcanic rocks of greenschist to granulite facies, locally migmatized. Area includes structural belts between the Monroe fault on the west and the Campbell Hill fault on the east; that is, the Bronson Hill anticlinorium, Piedmont allochthon, Kearsarge-central Maine synclinorium, central New Hampshire anticlinorium, and Rochester-Lebanon (Maine) antiformal synclinorium. Ammonoosuc Volcanics, Moosilauke quadrangle, N.H. = 444+/-4 U/Pb per Aleinikoff, oral commun., Oct. 1991.

Lithology: Major:{metabasalt}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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Boudette, Eugene L. (2005). Gold in New Hampshire (NH Dept. of Environmental Services, Environmental Fact Sheet CO-GEO-1).

 
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