Rockingham, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||43° 9' 57'' North , 72° 28' 54'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||43.16583,-72.48167|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
Rockingham is a town, chartered in 1752.
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22 valid minerals.
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|Early Devonian - Pridoli|
393.3 - 423 Ma
|Waits River Formation - slate and phyllite member|
Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 423 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Waits River Formation
Description: Predominantly dark- to light-gray, lustrous, carbonaceous chlorite-biotite-muscovite-quartz slate, phyllite, or schist; contains thin beds of quartzite and only sparse layers of punky-weathering limestone. Shown south of the Pomfret dome where rocks typical of the Gile Mountain Formation are absent, and near Randolph. Part of the Connecticut Valley Trough.
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. 
Localities in this Region
- Windham Co.
- Windham Co.