US And Canadian Fossil Sites -- Data for VIRGINIA

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LocationCountyState/ProvinceDirections,NotesAgeFormationFossilsCommentsReferenceLat-Long
Blue Ridge*-VAOn W side of ridge and adjacent hills in often inverted rock sequence dipping to SECambrian,Lowerinvertebrates-mollusksVA0106http://books.google.com/books?id=vQwRAAAAIAAJ&pg=PA467&lpg=PA467&source=web&ots=w37S6Uig8T&sig=WtA_spDIAsyuzuPGUT1Ui4o2JRU&hl=en37.4269,-79.7607,,AFf14|$*
Covington(SW7-IslandFord)AlleghanyVA6.5 km SW at Island FordSilurian? [Devonian]Helderberg|Oriskanyinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Gypidula,Rensselaeria,spiriferida-Spirifer;;cnidaria-corals-tabulata-Cladopora,Favosites;;;echinoderms-crinoids(fragments);porifera-stromatoporoidea-Stromatopora;;(others)VA000137.7228,-80.0488,,AHm73?|$*
Hot Springs(US220+VA606)AlleghanyVALoose fossils in roadcut/hillside on W side of US220 and VA606 junction Junction Locality 16. VA606 is very elusiveDevonian,LowerLicking Creekinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Dalmanites;;brachiopoda,bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-crinoids,cystoidea;porifera-stromatoporoidea;;plants-algae(calcareous)VA0176Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks37.9049,-79.8985,,AHm73|$*
Rope FerryAmherstVACambrianichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosVA0166An American Geological Railway Guide P36037.6036,-79.4333,,AHm73?|*$VA0103,VA0197
-AugustaVACambrian?invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-MicrodiscusVA009937.2689,-81.3908,,AHj44|$*
Shenandoah Mountain(SE)AugustaVASE slope in shalesSilurian [Devonian?]Chemunginvertebrates-brachiopoda-Camarotoechia,Chonetes,Orthothetes,spiriferida-Spirifer;;mollusks-bivalvia-LeptodesmaVA000238.7689,-79.0561,,AHm73|$*
Staunton-Harrisburg*AugustaVAStaunton-Harrisonburg areaOrdovicianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita(silicified)-FlexicalymeneVA000338.1717,-79.0100,,AHj43|$*
Stuarts Draft(BoxleyAggregatesQry)AugustaVABoxley Aggregates, Stuarts Draft PlantCambrianAntietamichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosVA0112http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml38.0346,-79.0339,,AHm73|$*
Waynesboro[?]AugustaVAIn quartzite in landfillichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-Skolithos(burrows)VA0004The original says Wayneville,but there seems to be no such place. Waynesville appears at one time to have been an alternative name for Waynesboro38.0681,-78.8894,,AHm63|$*
Warm Springs(W1-VA39)BathVAIn road cut on N side of VA39 1.6km W of VA220 junction Locality 7Ordovician, UpperReedsvilleinvertebrates-brachiopoda,bryozoa,mollusks-gastropodaVA0172Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.0492,-79.7927,,AHm73|$*
Carmel ChurchCarolineVAOff US1 between Richmond and Fredericksburg near Kings Dominion. Exposes about 10m of Paleocene,Eocene,and Miocene marine bedsPaleocene-Eocene-MioceneAquia|Nanjemoy|Calvert|Choptank|Eastoververtebrates(bones)-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA000537.9306,-77.4806,,AHm73|$*
Caroline Quarry(US1-SoliteQry)CarolineVASolite corporation quarry on W side of US1 1.6km N of South Anna River-Permission RequiredPaleocene-MioceneAquia|Nanjemoy|Choptank|Eastoverinvertebrates,vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA0134invertebrates(abundant) at some levelshttp://www.dmme.virginia.gov/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL33_NO04.pdf38.0020,-77.5294,,AHm73?|$*
Rappahannock RiverCarolineVA2.4km downstream from mouth of Mount CreekEoceneNanjemoy-VA0155Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.1869,-77.2469,,AHm73|*$VA0154
Reedys Mill Bridge(MattaponiRiver)*Caroline?VAoccasional exposures downstream along Mattaponi RiverEoceneNanjemoy-VA0161Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.9176,-77.317,,AHk33|*$VA0159,VA0160,VA0162
Shirley(N1)CharlesVAIn riverside exposure 1km upstreamPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaVA0143Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.3496,-77.2566,,AHm73|$*
ChesapeakeChesapeakeVAin Borrow pitsMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-(crabclaws);;;cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia,Septastrea;;;echinoderms-echinoidea-Abertella;;mollusks-bivalvia-Chesapecten;gastropoda-Busycon,Crepidula,Ecphora,Oliva,Turritella;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Carcharodon,Odontaspis;;;;worms(tubes)VA0006There is also a Chesapeake in Northampton County36.8189,-76.2753,,AHj43|$*
Portsmouth(GrtDismalSwampCanal)*ChesapeakeVAS in cuts on Great Dismal Swamp CanalPlioceneNorfolkinvertebrates-mollusks?(shells)VA0205The canal is more than 20km long and more than one canal has been dug in the area in the past 220years. It isn't quite clear where the 'deep cut' is. Location is the visitor center in NChttp://books.google.com/books?id=VVg1AAAAIAAJ36.5273,-76.3522,,AHh14|ATLANTIC$*
Chester(HowlettHouseBluff)ChesterfieldVAIn cliffs at Howlett House BluffCretaceous|Paleocene|Miocene|PleistocenePatuxent|Aquia|Calvert|Sunderlandinvertebrates-mollusksVA0142Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.356,-77.388,,AHm73|$*
Clover Hill(Midlothian)ChesterfieldVAClover Hill is a district in Midlothian,VATriassicplants-gymnospermopsida-SagenopterisVA0198Sagenopteris originally Saginopterishttp://www.ansp.org/research/biodiv/botany/pdf/Lendemer2000.pdf37.4482,-77.6413,,AHm73?|$*
Tomahawk Creek(OldHundredRd)ChesterfieldVAon abandoned portion of Old Hundred Road on Turkey BranchTriassic UpperTomahawkvertebrates(teeth)-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii-LissodusVA000737.4634,-77.6822,,AHm73|$*
BerryvilleClarkeVA6.8km SE of US340-VA7/621 junction in filed 91m N of Dog Creek on 1069m hill. In gray limestone interbedded with dolomitesCambrian,LowerShady Dolomiteincertidae-SalterellaVA0200http://earth.geology.yale.edu/~ajs/1973/ajs_273A_11.pdf/252.pdf39.1098,-77.9425,,AHm73|$*
Cumberland-Shenandoah Valleys*ClarkeVAIn numerous exposures of Ore Hill Limestone member of Gatesburg Formation. There is a nearly continuous band of Cambrian rock exposed from NorthEast to Southwest across Virginia mostly parallel to and somewhat east of Interstate-81Cambrian,UpperGatesburginvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobitaVA0195Often abundantly fossiliferoushttp://www.jstor.org/pss/129990438.074,-78.981,,AGg14|$*
New Castle(GeorgeWashingtonNF)*CraigVAIn area exposures in George Washington National ForestPaleozoicinvertebrates(?)(abundant)VA000937.5024,-80.1109,,AHj44|*$VA0008,VA0042
New Castle(S2)CraigVA2 km SSilurianBecraft Limestoneinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Eatonia,Schellwienella,spiriferida-Spirifer;Stropheodonta,UncinulusVA000837.4825,-80.1068,,AHm73|*$VA0009,VA0042
Culpeper Basin*CulpeperVAIn outcrops of Jurassic lacustrine depositsJurassicWaterfallinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-branchiopoda-conchostraca-CorniaVA0185http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1983PhDT........14G38.4389,-77.9153,,AHj34|*$VA0111,VA0184,VA0189,VA0207
Culpeper Basin*CulpeperVAIn outcrops of Triassic lacustrine depositsTriassicBull Runinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-branchiopoda-conchostraca,Notostraca;ostracoda;;mollusks-bivalviaVA0184http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1983PhDT........14G38.4389,-77.9153,,AHj34|*$VA0111,VA0185,VA0189,VA0207
Culpeper(CulpeperStoneQry)CulpeperVACulpeper Stone Company Quarry-extensive trackways in two bedsTriassicBalls Bluffichnofossils,invertebrates-mollusksVA0207http://www.dmme.virginia.gov/commercedocs/PUB_119.pdf p11138.4389,-77.9153,,AHm73|*$VA0111,VA0184,VA0185,VA0189
Culpeper(Martin-MariettaQry)CulpeperVAMartin-Marietta Culpeper QuarryTriassicBalls BluffichnofossilsVA0111http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml,http://www.dmme.virginia.gov/commercedocs/PUB_119.pdf p11138.4389,-77.9153,,AHm72?|*$VA0184,VA0185,VA0189,VA0207
Stevensburg(CulpeperStoneQry)CulpeperVAAt Culpeper Stone Company Quarry (Now Luck Stone Company?)TriassicCulpepervertebrates(footprints)VA0189http://www.vacadsci.org/vjsArchives/v43/43-1B/43-73.pdf38.4389,-77.9153,,AHm72|Triassic*$VA0111,VA0184,VA0185,VA0207
Culpeper Basin*FairfaxVATriassicBull Run Shalevertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-redfieldiidaeVA001038.9039,-77.4733,,AHj34|$*
MidlandFauquierVASite flooded by dam construction in 1980sTriassicvertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-palaeoniscidae,semionotiformes;sarcopterygii-dipnoi-coelacanthiformesVA0190http://www.priweb.org/ed/TFGuide/SE/se_fossils/se_fossils_pdf/brpied_fossils_se.pdf38.6198,-77.7260,,AHm73|Triassic$*VA0187
MidlandFauquierVAWell Preserved fish fossils found by Baer,Martin,Dunkle,Applegate (1949) in gray shale layer in sandstone sequenceTriassicBull Run?vertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-PtycholepisVA0187http://www.archive.org/stream/ptycholepismarsh3312scha/ptycholepismarsh3312scha_djvu.txt38.6198,-77.7260,,AHm73|Triassic$*VA0190
Cedar Creek-Belle Grove Nat Historic ParkFrederickVAOrdovicianPinesburg Station Dolomiteinvertebrates(rare)VA0123www.nps.gov/nero/science/FINAL/CEBE_data/Geology.pdf38.9920,-78.3099,,AHm73|$*
Gainesboro(US522)FrederickVAAlong median strip of VA522 for about 500m N starting just S of the Isaacs Creek bridge in shales - Locality 28DevonianMahantangoinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Phacops,Trimerus;;brachiopoda,bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-crinoids;mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda(straight),gastropodaVA0177Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks39.2829,-78.2576,,AHm73|$*VA0011
Gainesboro(W3-US522)FrederickVAin the West bound lane road cut 3.2km WestDevonianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;echinoderms-crinoids;mollusks-cephalopodaVA001139.2829,-78.2576,,AHm73|$*VA0177
GoreFrederickVAIn concretions in road cut on old road across from Gore Grocery Store 391551N281952WDevonianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobitaVA001239.2642,-78.3311,,AHm73|*$VA0013,VA0014,VA0107,VA0175
GoreFrederickVAIn roadcut Locality 22Devonianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Phacops;;brachiopoda,echinoderms-crinoids;mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda,gastropodaVA0175Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks39.2642,-78.3311,,AHm73|*$VA0012,VA0013,VA0014,VA0107
GoreFrederickVAin road cut at Gore,VADevonianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Phacops;;brachiopoda(abundant)VA001339.2642,-78.3311,,AHm73|*$VA0012,VA0014,VA0107,VA0175
Gore(US50)FrederickVAon US50 20 km W of WinchesterSilurian-Devonianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Phacops;;brachiopoda-Tropidoleptus;echinoderms-crinoids-Arthrocantha;;mollusks-bivalvia-ModiomorphaVA001439.265,-78.3311,,AHm73|*$VA0012,VA0013,VA0107,VA0175
Gore(UniminQry)FrederickVAAt Unimin Corp Gore Plant in SandstoneDevonianOriskanyinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopodaVA0107http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml39.2639,-78.3322,,AHm73|*$VA0012,VA0013,VA0014,VA0175
Middletown(NW4)FrederickVA4 km NW along roadOrdovicianBeekmantowninvertebrates-brachiopoda-Finkelnburgia;mollusks-cephalopoda,gastropoda-Lecanospira,OphiletaVA001539.0404,-78.3028,,AHm73|$*
Manakin(BoscobelQry)GoochlandVABoscobel QuarryTriassicNewarkvertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-redfieldiidaeVA0016Dictyopyge reported. It is a genus within the redfieldiidae, but the nomenclature is confused. Many old mines in Manakin area -- Geology and Energy Resources of theBasins of Northern Virginia. off VA263 37.6057,-77.698937.6078,-77.6852,,AHm73|*$VA0017,VA0036
Vinita(E3)GoochlandVA3.2km ETriassicNewarkvertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-redfieldiidaeVA0017Dictyopyge reported. It is a genus within the redfieldiidae, but the nomenclature is confused37.5821,-77.6569,,AHm73|*$VA0016,VA0036
HamptonHamptonVAin Borrow pitsMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda(crabs)(claws),cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia,Septastrea;;;echinoderms-echinoidea-Abertella;;mollusks-bivalvia-Chesapecten;gastropoda-Busycon,Crepidula,Ecphora,Oliva,Turritella;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Carcharodon,Odontaspis;;;;worms(tubes)VA0019Septastrea is Septasbrea in original37.0299,-76.3452,,AHj44|$*
Hampton(RicesPit)HamptonVARice's Fossil Pit at 29 Harris Creek Rd (small fee)Mioceneinvertebrates-mollusksVA0018Filled in the 1990s and now floodedhttp://www.dailypress.com/features/history/our-story/dp-rices-fossil-pit-20130531-post.html37.0609,-76.3253,,AHm73|*$VA0020,VA0068
Hampton(RicesPit)HamptonVAin Rice's Fossil Pit on Harris Creek RoadMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;;vertebrates-mammals-cetacea(fragments)VA0020Typical Yorktown faunas with large corals and cetacean fragments37.0609,-76.3253,,AHm73|*$VA0018,VA0068
Kenneth Rice fossil Pit and MuseumHamptonVAon Harris Creek Road. Reportedly closed in 1989MioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-(crabs)(claws);;;cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia,Septastrea;;;echinoderms-echinoidea-Abertella;;mollusks-bivalvia-Chesapecten;gastropoda-Busycon,Crepidula,Ecphora,Oliva,Turritella;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Carcharodon,Odontaspis;;;;worms(tubes)VA0068Septastrea is Septasbrea in original37.0609,-76.3253,,AHm73|*$VA0018,VA0020
Hanover Courthouse(SE11-PamunkeyRiver))HanoverVA11.2km SE in exposure in right bank of Pamunkey RiverPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates(rare)VA0136Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.7261,-77.2970,,AHm73?|*$VA0135,VA0137,VA0144
Hanover Courthouse(SE2-PamunkeyRiver)HanoverVAIn right bank of Pamunkey River 2km SEPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates(rare)VA0144Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.7407,-77.3344,,AHm73?|*$VA0135,VA0136,VA0137
Hanover Courthouse(SE6-RiverRd)HanoverVA6.4km SE in exposure along River RoadPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates(rare)VA0135Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.7222,-77.3071,,AHm73|*$VA0136,VA0137,VA0144
Studley(NE8-PamunkeyRiver)HanoverVA8km NE in exposure in right bank of Pamunkey RiverPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates(rare)VA0137Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.7327,-77.3214,,AHm73|*$VA0135,VA0136,VA0144
Wickham CrossingHanoverVAIn ravine 100m SEPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Crassatellites,Ostrea;gastropoda-TurritellaVA0145Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.7785,-77.4066,,AHm73|$*
Curles Neck(JamesRiver)HenricoVAIn James River sedimentsCretaceous?plants(petrified wood)VA0110http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml37.3680,-77.2854,,AHj44|$*
Blue Grass(N3)HighlandVA3.2km NOrdovicianLincolnshireinvertebrates-bryozoaVA0121http://www.wvgs.wvnet.edu/www/statemap/statemap01.htm38.5256,-79.5386,,AHm73|$*
Blue Grass(S8)HighlandVA8km S in quarryOrdovician,LowerBeekmantownmicrofossils-stromatolitesVA0120http://www.wvgs.wvnet.edu/www/statemap/statemap01.htm38.4346,-79.5784,,AHm73?|*$VA0021,VA0108,VA0196
Bullpasture MountainHighlandVA6.4km W from Cowpasture River crossing on US250. Locality 14Devonian, LowerCorriganvilleinvertebrates-brachiopoda,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-crinoids(fragments);mollusks-gastropodaVA0174Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.3194,-79.4609,,AHm73|$*
Monterey[?]HighlandVAIn Monterey River(There is no Monterey River?)Ordovicianinvertebrates-echinoderms-crinoidsVA0021http://www.geo.vu.nl/~smit/fossielen/fossils.htm38.4133,-79.5815,,AHm73|*$VA0108,VA0120,VA0196
Monterey(MiracleRidgeQry)HighlandVAAt Miracle Ridge Limestone QuarrySilurianTonolowayinvertebrates-bryozoa,porifera-stromatoporoideaVA0108http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml38.4123,-79.5806,,AHm73?|*$VA0021,VA0120,VA0196
Monterey*HighlandVAIn belt from Monterey to Harpers Ferry and beyond to Front RoyalCambrian,LowerAntietaminvertebrates-mollusksVA0196invertebrates(?)(abundant)Google Books Geology of the Catoctin belt By Arthur Keith38.4123, -79.5806,,AGg14|*$VA0021,VA0108,VA0120
Chuckatuck QuarriesIsle of WightVASouth of Smithfieldinvertebrates(abundant)(diverse)VA002236.8618,-76.5802,,AHm73?|$*
Mogarts Beach(HuntClub)Isle of WightVAAt Hunt Club 1 km ESE of FHA-AFF girls camp on South Bank of James River along base of cliffs and in ravinesMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia(barnacles);;cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks,;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA002437.0321,-76.6008,,AHm73|$*VA0023
Mogarts Beach(JamesRiver)Isle of WightVAAt FHA-AFF girls camp 5 km NNE of Smithfield on South Bank of James River along base of cliffs and in ravinesMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia(barnacles);;cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks,;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA002337.0321,-76.6008,,AHm73|$*VA0024
Carter's Grove-York Peninsula(JamesRiver)James CityVAon James River in bluffsMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Chama,Crassatellites,pectinidae-Pecten;VenusVA002537.209,-76.6304,,AHm73|$*VA0026
KingsmillJames CityVAS of old wharf on James Riverinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-Pecten;pholadidae-Pholas;;;;protists-foramsVA0026protists-forams,Pectens,Pholas - 75 species37.2230,-76.6588,,AHm73|*$VA0025
WilliamsburgJames CityVAAcross James River near Ferry landing-Access to lower bench is W of pierinvertebrates(rare)VA002737.1652,-76.7058,,AHm73?|$*
Belvedere BeachKing GeorgeVAAquiaEocenevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Heterodontus,SynechodusVA002938.3350,-77.2714,,AHm73|*$VA0028,VA0060,VA0115,VA0182,VA0183
Belvedere BeachKing GeorgeVAPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-brachiopoda,mollusksVA002838.3350,-77.2714,,AHm73|*$VA0029,VA0060,VA0115,VA0182,VA0183
Belvedere Beach(PotomacRiver)King GeorgeVAAlong bank of the the Potomac River (all private property) - Locality 43EoceneAquiainvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda;;plants-(petrified_wood),(seeds);vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(dentalplates),selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth),turtles(fragments)VA0182Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.3350,-77.2714,,AHm73|*$VA0028,VA0029,VA0060,VA0115,VA0183
Fairview BeachKing GeorgeVAEnquire at crab house about access. May be a fee - Locality 43EoceneAquiainvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda;;plants-(petrifiedwood),(seeds);vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(dentalplates),selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth),turtles(fragments)VA0183Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.331,-77.2471,,AHm73|*$VA0028,VA0029,VA0060,VA0115,VA0182
Fairview BeachKing GeorgeVAPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaVA0115Exposure reportedly buried by developer around 2008 -- http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/NEPaleo/message/2580http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml38.331,-77.2471,,AHm73|*$VA0028,VA0029,VA0060,VA0182,VA0183
Hop Yard(RappahannockRiver)King GeorgeVAin bluff on Rappahannock RiverEoceneNanjemoyinvertebrates-mollusksVA0151Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.2465,-77.2252,,AHm73|$*VA0154
Hop Yard(S4-RappahannockRiver)King George?VA4km downstream in bluff on Rappahannock RiverEoceneNanjemoyinvertebrates-mollusksVA0154Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.2153,-77.2405,,AHm73|*$VA0151,VA0155
Passapatanzy(W3)King GeorgeVA3.2 km W in hillside exposureEoceneNanjemoyinvertebrates-mollusksVA0150Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.2996,-77.3623,,AHm73?|*$VA0059,VA0061,VA0128
Port Conway(E3)King GeorgeVA3.1km downstreamEoceneNanjemoy-VA0157Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.1683,-77.1626,,AHm73|*$VA0153,VA0156
Port Conway*King GeorgeVA2.4km up stream and in lengthy exposure upstream from Port Conway for about a kilometer on Rappahannock River in bluff exposuresEoceneNanjemoy-VA0156Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.1785,-77.1888,,AHm73|*$VA0153,VA0157
Potomac CreekKing GeorgeVABluffs on S side of Potomac Creek 2km E of the RREoceneNanjemoyinvertebrates-mollusksVA0147Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.3349,-77.3679,,AHm73|$*VA0148
Rappahannock River(JettsCk-E1)King GeorgeVA1.2km E of the mouth of Jetts CreekEoceneNanjemoyinvertebrates(uncommon)VA0158Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.1634,-77.0942,,AHm73|$*VA0153
Woodstock(PotomacRiver)King George?VABluffs on Potomac River. There is no Woodstock on the lower Potomac River?. Loc set to Woodstock RdPaleocene|MioceneNanjemoy|Calvert?invertebrates-mollusksVA0149Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.3850,-77.0550,,AHm73|$*
Burkes Bridge(MattaponiRiver)King and QueenVAoccasional exposures for as many as 16km downstream along Mattaponi RiverEoceneNanjemoy-VA0160Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.9248,-77.2979,,AHi34|*$VA0159,VA0161,VA0162
Marricossick Creek(SE-MattaponiRiver)King and Queen?VAdownstream from mouth in banks of Mattaponi River for up to 8kmEoceneNanjemoy-VA0162Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.9344,-77.3103,,AHj34?|*$VA0159,VA0160,VA0161
Mattaponi RiverKing and QueenVAin bluffs downstream from an exposure about 800m downstream of bridge on Penola to Shumansville Road also in adjacent ravine 5-6km downstreamEocene|MioceneNanjemoy|Calvert-VA0159Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.9359,-77.3209,,AHl53|*$VA0160,VA0161,VA0162
Rose Hill(SE9-YellowCrk)LeeVA9 km SE on Yellow BranchOrdovicianStones River Limestoneinvertebrates-bryozoa-Batostoma,Crepipora,Dekayella,Monotrypa;echinoderms-crinoids-Archaeocrinus,Carabocrinus;;porifera(sponges)-Hindia,stromatoporoidea-Cryptophragmus;;(others)VA0030[Archaeocrinus originally Archeocrinus36.6208,-83.2959,,AHm73?|$*
Stickleyville(E3)LeeVA3.5 km EOrdovicianSequatchie Sandstone, shaleinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Byssonychia,Dalmanella,Hebertella,Lingula,ZygospiraVA003136.7116,-82.8807,,AHm73|$*
Aldie(JamesMadisonHome)LoudounVAQuarry at James Madison home-Oak Hill in 1920TriassicNewarkichnofossils-tracks-reptilipedia-dinosauropedidia-Eubrontes,theropodipedia-GrallatorVA0032Also in exposures to E?http://www.jhu.edu/~jhumag/696web/dinosaur.html38.9748,-77.6369,,AHm73|*$VA0164,VA0165
Dover(AspinwallShaft)LoudounVANearby at Mankin at the bottom of the Aspinwall ShaftplantsVA016542 taxa of plantshttp://www.jstor.org/pss/98326838.9765,-77.6744,,AHm73?|*$VA0032,VA0164
Dover*LoudounVAIn debris from coal minesinvertebrates-mollusksVA0164An American Geological Railway Guide P35938.9765,-77.6744,,AHm73|*$VA0032,VA0165
Rappahannock RiverMiddlesexVAIn cliffs along riverPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth)VA0131http://www.elasmo.com/frameMe.html?file=paleo/fauna/va_eoc.html&menu=bin/menu_fauna-alt.html37.5680,-76.5454,,AHh34|$*
Lusters Gate(VA785)MontgomeryVA800mE on VA785 in small road cuts occasional fossils. Locality 2Ordovician,MiddleLiberty Hallinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Ampyxina,Dionide;;graptolites-ClimacograptusVA0170Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks37.2449,-80.3586,,AHm73|$*VA0037
New KentNew KentVAPhilbates Auto WreckingMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-mollusksVA0113http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml37.5152,-76.9846,,AHm73|$*
Pamunkey RiverNew KentVAAlong River in riverside exposuresEocene-MioceneNanjemoy|Piney Point|Old Church|Calvert|Choptank|Eastoverinvertebrates-mollusksVA0132http://www.fossilandnaturetrips.com/calendar.html37.5399,-76.9702,,AHj34|$*VA0130
Pamunkey RiverNew KentVAIn cliffs along riverPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth)VA0130http://www.elasmo.com/frameMe.html?file=paleo/fauna/va_eoc.html&menu=bin/menu_fauna-alt.html37.5399,-76.9702,,AHj34|$*VA0132
LurayPageVAIn cherty layers in limestonesOrdovicianChazyinvertebrates-mollusksVA0167An American Geological Railway Guide P36238.6654,-78.4595,,AHm73|$*
DanvillePittsylvaniaVAOriginal says Danville, KYTriassic(petrified wood),plantsVA0191http://www.priweb.org/ed/TFGuide/SE/se_fossils/se_fossils_pdf/brpied_fossils_se.pdf36.5772,-79.5253,,AHm73|Triassic$*VA0194
Danville(US58)PittsylvaniaVAIn ramps of Oak Ridge Farms Road-US58 interchange 36.61916N 79.50151WTriassicDry Forkplants(petrified wood)VA0194http://people.uncw.edu/thayer/Gly394/GLY 394 FIELD TRIP-SEDIMENTOLOGY OF TRIASSIC DAN RIVER GROUP.pdf36.5772,-79.5253,,AHm73|Triassic$*VA0191
Martinsville(SoliteQry)PittsylvaniaVAnearby at Solite Quarry on VA-NC borderTriassicNewarkinvertebrates-arthropoda-insecta,(others);;plants,vertebrates-fish,reptiliaVA0033well preserved insecta and other fossils. Fossiliferous beds scheduled to be quarried out in 2016. Fossils at Va Museum of Natural History in Martinsville.http://www.martinsvillebulletin.com/news/solite-quarry-still-yields-fossils/article_d6070abe-3f06-11e5-b694-9323a76e7ef6.html36.5396,-79.6727,,AHm72|*$VA0097,VA0188
Solite QuarryPittsylvaniaVAQuarry is in Dan River Basin straddling NC-VA lineTriassicCow Branchinvertebrates-arthropoda-insecta(diverse);;plants(leaves)VA0188plant leaves at two different levels;diverse insectahttp://www.sunstar-solutions.com/sunstar/Conanthus/conanthus.htm36.5396,-79.6727,,AHm72|Triassic*$VA0033,VA0097
Solite QuarryPittsylvaniaVASouthern VATriassicinvertebrates-arthropoda-insectaVA0097well preserved Triassic insecta in lacustrian sediments36.5396,-79.6727,,AHm72|*$VA0033,VA0188
Sandy River(VA863)Prince EdwardVAOn N bank of river W of bridge on VA863 in conglomerates 36.61916N 79.50151WTriassicDry Forkplants(petrified wood)VA0193http://people.uncw.edu/thayer/Gly394/GLY 394 FIELD TRIP-SEDIMENTOLOGY OF TRIASSIC DAN RIVER GROUP.pdf36.6192,-79.5015,,AHm73|Triassic$*
City Point*Prince GeorgeVAin occasional exposures between City Point and RichmondPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates(rare)VA0138Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.317,-77.2751,,AHm73|$*
Hopewell(SW9-PuddlerockLocality)Prince GeorgeVA9km SW in clay and sand layers in gravel pit of Tarmac Lone Star Industries-'Puddlerock Locality'CretaceousPotomacplantsVA0100http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0002-9122(199507)82:7%3C933:AAGESN%3E2.0.CO;2-Z37.2675,-77.3609,,AHm73|$*
James RiverPrince GeorgeVAWest Tidewater area E of Hopewell,VA,in bluffs along James RiverMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-(crabs)(claws);;;cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia,Septastrea;;;echinoderms-echinoidea-Abertella;;mollusks-bivalvia-Chesapecten;gastropoda-Busycon,Crepidula,Ecphora,Oliva,Turritella;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Carcharodon,Odontaspis;;;;worms(tubes)VA0034Septastrea is Septasbrea in original37.2891,-77.1992,,AHj34?|$*
HaymarketPrince WilliamVAWell Preserved fish fossils found by Baer,Martin,Dunkle,Applegate (1949) in a buff colored siltstoneTriassicBull Run?vertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-PtycholepisVA0186http://www.archive.org/stream/ptycholepismarsh3312scha/ptycholepismarsh3312scha_djvu.txt38.8122,-77.6364,,AHm53|Triassic$*
-PulaskiVAsandstones inMississippianPriceplants-pteridophyta-TriphyllopterisVA003537.0639,-80.6781,,AHh24|$*
Richmond(GilliesCrk)RichmondVAAlong Gillis(Gillie?) CreekPaleoceneAquiavertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia(bones)VA0140Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.5227,-77.4092,,AHm73|*$VA0139,VA0141,VA0192
Richmond(LocomotiveWorks)RichmondVANear the locomotive worksPaleoceneAquiavertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia(bones)VA0141Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.5671,-77.4670,,AHm73|*$VA0139,VA0140,VA0192
Richmond(ShockoeCrk)RichmondVAAlong Shockoe CreekPaleoceneAquiavertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia(bones)VA0139Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province37.5475,-77.4274,,AHm73?|*$VA0140,VA0141,VA0192
Richmond(W)RichmondVAWest ofTriassicplants(petrifiedwood)VA0192http://www.priweb.org/ed/TFGuide/SE/se_fossils/se_fossils_pdf/brpied_fossils_se.pdf37.5397,-77.4323,,AHj44|Triassic*$VA0139,VA0140,VA0141
Richmond(W-Richmond Basin)RichmondVAplants have been found in Triassic-Jurassic coal bedsTriassic-JurassicNewark?VA003637.6057,-77.6989,,AHh44|*$VA0016,VA0017
Blacksburg(NE5)*RoanokeVA5 km NE area exposuresOrdovicianAthens Shaleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Dionide,Triarthrus,TrinucleusVA003737.245,-80.3803,,AHm73|*$VA0038,VA0170
Blacksburg(ThomasFarm)RoanokeVAat Thomas FarmOrdovicianWhitesburginvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Ampyx,Arthrorhachis,Bronteopsis,Eoharpes,Homotelus,NileusVA003837.2294,-80.4142,,AHm53?|*$VA0037
Catawba Mountain(VA311)RoanokeVAalong Salem-Newcastle Hwy(VA311) in calcareous shales and sandy limestonesOrdovicianTrentoninvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Cryptolithus;;brachiopoda-Dalmanella,Hebertella,Pholidops,Plectambonites,Rafinesquina,Zygospira;bryozoa-Prasopora;graptolites-Lasiograptus;mollusks-cephalopoda-orthocerida-Orthoceras;;monoplacophora-Sinuites;;(others)VA004037.3808,-80.0879,,AHm73|*$VA0039,VA0041,VA0044,VA0045,VA0204
Catawba Valley(VA311)RoanokeVAalong Salem-Newcastle Hwy in thin limestonesOrdovicianLenoirinvertebrates(shells)(abundant)-arthropoda-trilobita-Acrolichas,Bumastus,Ceraurus,Glaphurus,Homotelus,Illaenus,Nieszkowskia,Pterygometopus,Remopleurides;;bryozoaVA004137.3808,-80.0879,,AHm73|*$VA0039,VA0040,VA0044,VA0045,VA0204
Catawba(E)RoanokeVAE along roadOrdovicianAthens Shaleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Cryptolithus,Raphiophorus,Robergia,Triarthrus;;graptolites?VA003937.3828,-80.1098,,AHm73?|*$VA0040,VA0041,VA0045,VA0204
Mason Creek*RoanokeVAbetween Fort Lewis Mountain and Green RidgeDevonianChemunginvertebrates-brachiopoda-Ambocoelia,Chonetes,spiriferida-Spirifer;;echinoderms-crinoids(columnals);mollusks-bivalvia-Sphenotus;;;plantsVA020437.3719,-80.0877,,AHm73|*$VA0039,VA0040,VA0041,VA0044,VA0045
New Castle(S1)RoanokeVA1 km S in massive dark blue Limestone in ledgesDevonianinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Eatonia,Leptaena,Meristella,spiriferida-Spirifer;Strophonella,UncinulusVA004237.4913,-80.1055,,AHm73?|*$VA0008,VA0009
RoanokeRoanokeVAIn small shale exposure in pasture on private land--Permission required (and not guaranteed to be granted)OrdovicianLiberty Hallichnofossils,invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Ampyxina,Calliops(fragments),Dionide,Edmundsonia,Porterfieldia,Robergia(fragments);;brachiopoda,graptolites,mollusks-cephalopoda,gastropodaVA004337.2661,-79.9397,,AHm53|$*
Salem(CatabwaValley)RoanokeVAIn Catawba ValleyOrdovicianAthens Shaleinvertebrates-graptolites-DiplograptusVA004537.3828,-80.1098,,AHm73?|*$VA0039,VA0040,VA0041,VA0204
Salem(N13)RoanokeVA13 km NOrdovicianAthens Shaleinvertebrates-graptolites-Climacograptus,Corynoides,Cryptograptus,Dicellograptus,Dicranograptus,(others)VA004437.4097,-80.0464,,AHk63?|*$VA0040,VA0041,VA0204
Balcony FallsRockbridgeVAIn massive quartzite below shales at W end of gorgeCambrianichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosVA0103http://www.dmme.virginia.gov/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL37_NO04.PDF37.622,-79.4386,,AHm73|*$VA0166,VA0197
Balcony FallsRockbridgeVACambrian,LowerAntietaminvertebrates-mollusksVA0197invertebrates(?)(abundant)Google Books Geology of the Catoctin belt By Arthur Keith37.622,-79.4386,,AHm73|*$VA0103,VA0166
Effinger(VA251)RockbridgeVAIn large roadcut overlooking Buffalo Creek on SW side of VA251 just E of Effinger, Locality 1Ordovician, MiddleLincolnshireinvertebrates-brachiopoda,bryozoa,echinoderms-crinoids;mollusks-gastropodaVA0169Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks37.7533,-79.5418,,AHm72|$*
Gilmore MillsRockbridgeVAIn roadside outcrop 1.6km N about half way to Natural Bridge-well preserved trilobitesCambrian,Upperinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-PtychopariaVA0104Gilmore Mills=Gilmore?http://www.dmme.virginia.gov/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL37_NO04.PDF37.6058,-79.5212,,AHm73?|*$VA0105,VA0122
Gilmore Mills(S1)RockbridgeVA1.1km up stream entering James River opposite Gilmore in sandstones above limestones in 6m bank on E side of streamCambrian,Lowerinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-Olenellus(cephalons);;;echinoderms-blastoidea;hyolitha-HyolithesVA0105http://www.dmme.virginia.gov/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL37_NO04.PDF37.6007,-79.5471,,AHm73?|*$VA0104,VA0122
Glasgow(RockbridgeStoneQry)RockbridgeVARockbridge Stone Products Glasgow QuarryCambrianRomeichnofossilsVA0109http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml37.6584,-79.4468,,AHm73|$*
Lexington(NW4-WhistleCrk)RockbridgeVA4 km NW at Whistle Creek in LimestoneOrdovician-VA004637.8072,-79.4723,,AHm73|$*VA0171
Lexington(US60)RockbridgeVAIn road cuts on US60 1.2km W of I81, Locality 6Ordovician, UpperReedsvilleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Ceraurus,Cryptolithus;;brachiopoda,bryozoaVA0171Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks37.8072,-79.4723,,AHm73|$*VA0046
Natural BridgeRockbridgeVANearby beach and shallow water sandstonesCambrianichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-Monocraterion,SkolithosVA0122http://www.pageology.info/scenic/counties/cumberland.html37.6301,-79.5432,,AHm73|*$VA0104,VA0105
Broadway(VA259)RockinghamVARoadcut on VA259 900m NW of VA613[?] in wedge of Martinsburg Formation between two faultsOrdovicianMartinsburginvertebrates-mollusksVA0118VA613 is presumably one of the several NW-SE trending roads in the 8km or so between Broadway and Fulks Runhttp://www.mme.state.va.us/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL22_NO02.PDF38.642601, -78.8617,,AHm72|$*VA0119
Broadway(VA612+VA259)RockinghamVARoadcut at Jct VA259 and VA612 in float.SilurianMartinsburginvertebrates-brachiopoda-Costispirifer;mollusks-gastropoda-PlatycerasVA0119http://www.mme.state.va.us/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL22_NO02.PDF38.6462,-78.8679,,AHm73|$*VA0118
Fulks Run(N1-VA259)RockinghamVA1.1km N in Road Cut and natural exposure on VA259. Locality 13Devonian,LowerNew Creekinvertebrates-brachiopoda,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-crinoids(fragments)VA0173Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.6663,-78.9237,,AHm72|$*
McGaheysville(US33)RockinghamVA2.6km W of RT 991 on Hwy 33 in black shalesOrdovicianEdinburginvertebrates-graptolitesVA0126http://csmres.jmu.edu/geollab/vageol/outreach/fieldtrips/guide1/stops1to3.html38.3709,-78.7624,,AHm72|$*
McGaheysville(US33)RockinghamVA3.2km E of RT 991 on Hwy 33 in black shalesOrdovicianEdinburginvertebrates-graptolitesVA0125http://csmres.jmu.edu/geollab/vageol/outreach/fieldtrips/guide1/stops1to3.html38.3897,-78.6973,,AHm73|$*VA0124
Brookside InnRussellVAS along VA71 in shale and LimestoneCambrianRomeinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Anoria,Elrathiella,Glossopleura,Periommella,SolenopleurellaVA0048This 'Brookside Inn' doesn't come up in Internet searches but it is known to be on VA71 somewhere near (probably East of) Bolton36.8092,-82.169,,AHm73?|$*VA0047
Brookside Inn(VA71)RussellVA2 km SE along VA71 in Limestone and shale. Lat long is midpoint of VA71 between Gate City and LebanonCambrianNolichuckyinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-agnostida-Agnostus;Aphelaspis,Coosia,Norwoodella,Oedorhachis,Tricrepicephalus;;brachiopoda-Lingulepis;echinoderms-cystoidea(plates)VA0047This 'Brookside Inn' doesn't come up in Internet searches. Locating it may be a challenge36.8092,-82.169,,AHm73?|$*VA0048
ColeRussellVACambrianElbrook dolomiteinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Blountia,Coosia,Crepicephalus,Kingstonia;;;plants-algae-CryptozoonVA0049Cole is extinct? Lat Lon is near Cole Cemetery37.2731,-81.8086,,AHm73|$*
Hayter Wind GapRussellVAon VA40OrdovicianMartinsburginvertebrates(diverse)VA0050Hayter Wind Gap=Hayters Gap?36.8648,-81.9462,,AHm73|$*
Gate City(NW13-RyeCove)ScottVA13 km NW at Rye Cove in area exposuresOrdovicianOttoseeinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopoda,bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-crinoids,cystoidea(plates);mollusks-cephalopoda,gastropoda;porifera(sponges),;plants-algaeVA005136.7254,-82.6963,,AHm73?|$*
Gate City(W8-Marcem Qry)ScottVA8 km W in Marcem quarryOrdovician-VA005236.6344,-82.6077,,AHm73?|$*
Detrick(N6-VA678+VA771)ShenandoahVA6.4km N at Massanutten Mountain in roadcuts at junctions VA678 and VA771 and adjacent outcrops in distorted shales - Locality 30DevonianMahantangoinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Greenops;;brachiopoda,cnidaria-corals;mollusks-gastropoda-pteropoda-tentaculitidaVA0178Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.8898,-78.3775,,AHm73|$*
Edinburg?(VA601+US11)ShenandoahVA400 meters W of intersection of VA601 and US11. There is no VA601 intersecting US11? Lat long is US11 in Edinburg, VAOrdovicianEdinburginvertebrates-brachiopoda,bryozoa-Rhinidictya;echinoderms-crinoidsVA0055VA601 is far to the SW in the vicinity of Newport in Giles County38.8210,-78.5663,,AHj54?|$*VA0117
Edinburg(VA675)?ShenandoahVARoadcut on VA675 3.4km NW of VA678OrdovicianMartinsburginvertebrates-mollusksVA0117There are two VA675+VA678 junctions. Loc is relative to the more northerly junction.http://www.mme.state.va.us/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL22_NO02.PDF38.7843,-78.5166,,AHm73?|*$VA0055
Edinburg(W13-VA675+VA717)?ShenandoahVA12.8km W in roadcuts on VA675 E of junction with VA717 in shales- Locality 31DevonianMahantangoinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Phacops,Trimerus;;brachiopoda,bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-crinoids;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda-pteropodaVA0179VA717 seems to be somewhere else. Loc used is junction of VA675 and VA730.Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.7335,-78.5182,,AHm73?|$*
Fishers Hill(US11)*ShenandoahVARoadcut on US11 275m N of Tumbling Run other fossiliferous exposures along US11 to VA601 and NW on VA601OrdovicianOrandainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopodaVA0116http://www.mme.state.va.us/DMR3/dmrpdfs/vamin/VAMIN_VOL22_NO02.PDF38.9814,-78.3881,,AHm73|*$VA0053,VA0054,VA0206
StrasburgShenandoahVAOrdovicianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-CryptolithusVA005338.9886,-78.3589,,AHl53|*$VA0054,VA0116,VA0206
Strasburg Junction(E)ShenandoahVA300m E on S side of roadOrdovician,MiddleBotetourtinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita(19taxa);(others)VA0206Paleodb 7334238.998,-78.3741,,AHm72?|*$VA0053,VA0054,VA0116
Strasburg(GreenMtn)ShenandoahVAOn slopes of Green Mountain in shale and siltstone partings in hard sandstoneSilurianMassanutten Sandstoneinvertebrates(microfossils),plantsVA0101(Earliest known terrestrial plants)http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?ohiou110847941838.949,-78.3361,,AHm73|$*VA0102
Strasburg(SE6-PassageCrk)ShenandoahVA6km SE along Route 687 at Passage Creek gap in shale and siltstone partings in hard sandstoneSilurianMassanutten Sandstoneinvertebrates(microfossils),plantsVA0102(Earliest known terrestrial plants)http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?ohiou110847941838.9465,-78.3026,,AHm73|*$VA0101
Strasburg(SW2-TumblingRun)ShenandoahVA2 km SW on Tumbling RunOrdovicianChambersburg Limestoneinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopoda-Sowerbyites;bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;echinoderms-cystoidea(plates);graptolites-Dendrograptus;mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda,gastropoda;;plants-algae-Nidulites,ReceptaculitesVA005438.9814,-78.3881,,AHm72|*$VA0053,VA0116,VA0206
Marion(SW10-HolstonHill-NW)SmythVA10 km SW to the NW of Holston MillCambrianElbrook dolomiteinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-TerranovellaVA005636.7748,-81.5993,,AHm73|$*
Saltville(W6)?SmythVA6.5 km WSilurianinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Anoplia,Anoplotheca,spiriferida-Spirifer;;cnidaria-corals-rugosa-HeliophyllumVA0057Original says 'Anadaga' formation. Anadaga is an occasional misspelling of Onondaga,but the Onondaga formation is Devonian,not Silurian36.8823,-81.7930,,AHm73|$*
Sugar Grove(Shady-UmbargerMine)SmythVAat Shady Umbarger MineCambrian,LowerShady Dolomiteincertidae-SalterellaVA0199http://earth.geology.yale.edu/~ajs/1973/ajs_273A_11.pdf/252.pdf36.7803,-81.4188,,AHm73?|$*
Aquia CreekStaffordVAPaleoceneAquia?VA005838.3922,-77.3158,,AHm73|$*VA0129
Fisher BranchStaffordVAbone bed in creek bedvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);(others)VA005938.2845,-77.3677,,AHm72|*$VA0061,VA0128,VA0150
Fredericksburg(Fisher Lane)StaffordVAvertebrates-fisher Lane Bone Bed,Fisher Branch of Muddy Creek,Exposure of the Ypresian Nanjemoy Formation,Potapaco Member,Bed B. extensive faunaEoceneNanjemoyvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth),selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals,reptilia-crocodilia-gavialidaeVA006138.2845,-77.3677,,AHm72|*$VA0059,VA0128,VA0150
FredricksburgStaffordVAEoceneNanjemoyvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea-Archaeomanta,Coupatezia,Myliobatis;selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Anomotodon,Carcharias,Echinorhinus,Nebrius,Odontaspis,Pachygaleus,Physogaleus,Serratolamna,Squatina,StriatolamiaVA0127http://www.fossiliferous.co.uk/raysusa.htm38.3226,-77.4728,,AHm73|$*
Fredricksburg(N6-RR)StaffordVA5.6km N in RR cut between Potomac Creek and Rappahannock RiverPaleoceneAquia|Nanjemoy-VA0152Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.3495,-77.4209,,AHm73|$*
Marlboro PointStaffordVAalong beach at mouth of Potomac CreekPaleocene-EoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Turritella;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)-Myliobatis;selachii(sharks)-Odontaspis,Otodus;;;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth)VA006038.3514,-77.2878,,AHm73|*$VA0028,VA0029,VA0115,VA0129,VA0182,VA0183
Muddy Creek(FisherLaneBoneBed)StaffordVAIn Fisher Lane bone bed in Fisher Branch of Muddy CreekEoceneNanjemoyvertebrates-fish(teeth)-actinopterygii-Phyllodus;chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Hexanchus,Odontaspis,StriatolamiaVA0128http://www.fossilguy.com/sites/mcreek/mc_col.htm38.2845,-77.3677,,AHm72|*$VA0059,VA0061,VA0150
Potomac Creek(S5)Stafford?VABluffs on Potomac River 4.8km S of Potomac CreekEoceneNanjemoyinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-VenericardiaVA0148Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.3521,-77.3456,,AHm73|$*VA0147
Potomac River*StaffordVAIn cliffs along riverPaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth)VA0129http://www.elasmo.com/frameMe.html?file=paleo/fauna/va_eoc.html&menu=bin/menu_fauna-alt.html38.3729,-77.3015,,AHm73|*$VA0058,VA0060
Rappahannock River*StaffordVAin bluffs where river undercuts banksEoceneNanjemoy-VA0153Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province38.1618,-77.0844,,AHm72?|*$VA0156,VA0157,VA0158
Nansemond RiverSuffolkVASE VAinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaVA006236.8166,-76.5581,,AHj43|$*
SuffolkSuffolkVAinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-DosiniaVA006336.7269,-76.5636,,AHj44|$*
Chippokes Plantation State ParkSurryVAinvertebrates-mollusksVA006437.1361,-76.7256,,AHm73|$*
Clermont(NW2)SurryVAIn high bluff on South Bank of James River 1.5 km NW. In shell bed about 3 meters above base of bluffinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia-(large),pectinidae-Pecten;;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals(bones)VA006537.16,-76.7557,,AHm73|$*VA0066
Cobham Wharf?SurryVA40.8km below(makes no sense. Ignored)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-EcphoraVA006637.1717,-76.7706,,AHm73|*$VA0065,VA0163,VA0168
Mount PleasantSurryVA1.3km below mouth of Sunken Meadow Creekinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-EcphoraVA006737.2027,-76.9092,,AHm73?|$*
Surry(JamesRiver)SurryVAOn James RiverMiocene?invertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)(abundant);;mammals(bones)VA0163http://mindat.org/moog-5-30289.html37.1844,-76.7860,,AHm73|*$VA0066,VA0168
Surry(JamesRiver)SurryVAOn James RiverMiocene?invertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)(abundant);;mammals(bones)VA0168http://mindat.org/moog-5-30289.html37.1844,-76.7860,,AHm73|*$VA0066,VA0163
Bolling Bridge(NottowayRiver)SussexVAOn Nottoway River in small exposurePaleoceneAquiainvertebrates-mollusksVA0146Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin No. IV, Physiography and Geology of the Coastal Plain Province36.9335,-77.3864,,AHm73?|$*
BluefieldTazewellVAPennsylvanian brittle_stars in Estuary shalesPennsylvanianinvertebrates-echinoderms-ophiuridea(brittle_stars)VA006937.2525,-81.2714,,AHm73|$*
Bluefield(fiargrounds)TazewellVAat entrance to fairgrounds-airportSilurianBecraftinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Atrypa,Leptaena,Meristella,Nucleospira,spiriferida-Spirifer;Stenoscisma,Stropheodonta;bryozoa-fenestellida-Fenestella;;cnidaria-corals-tabulata-FavositesVA0070invertebrates-brachiopoda-Stenoscisma originally Stenochisma. Loc used is Tazewell county fairgrounds. The airport is about 20km NE in Bluefield WV.37.1204,-81.5417,,AHm73?|$*
Virginia BeachVirginia BeachVAin Borrow pitsMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-(crabs)(claws);;;cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia,Septastrea;;;echinoderms-echinoidea-Abertella;;mollusks-bivalvia-Chesapecten;gastropoda-Busycon,Crepidula,Ecphora,Oliva,Turritella;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Carcharodon,Odontaspis;;;;worms(tubes)VA0072Septastrea is Septasbrea in original36.8053,-76.1700,,AHj24?|$*VA0071
Virginia Beach(WomackPit)Virginia BeachVAWomack Pit 500 meters SE of intersection of Kempsville and Indian River roadsPleistoceneKempsvilleinvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-fish(fragments)-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals(marine)VA007136.7916,-76.1772,,AHm73?|$*VA0072
Bristol(N5-BristolWaterworks)?WashingtonVA5 km N at Bristol waterworks reservoir along Mumpower CreekCambrianNolichuckyinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-agnostida-Agnostus;Aphelaspis,Blountia,Coosia,Crepicephalus,Maryvillia,Tricrepicephalus;;brachiopoda-DicellomusVA007336.6448,-82.1812,,AHm73?|$*
Greendale(US19)WashingtonVA300 meters SW(SE?) on US19 in shales and limestonesCambrianNolichuckyinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopoda(uncommon)VA007436.7445,-82.0498,,AHm73?|$*
Holston(N2)WashingtonVA2 km N in sandstoneSilurianOnondagainvertebrates(abundant)-brachiopoda-Amphigenia,Anoplia,Anoplotheca;bryozoa-Cystodictya,fenestellida-FenestrellinaVA0075The Onondaga ls is basal Middle Devonian36.7906,-82.0886,,AHm73|$*
Mendota(LittleWolfRun)WashingtonVAroadcut in valley of Little Wolf runMississippianGasperinvertebrates-echinoderms-crinoids(calices)VA007636.6937,-82.2759,,AHm73|$*
Church PointWestmorelandVAMioceneCalvertvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-tayassuidae-CynorcaVA0203http://paleodb.org/cgi-bin/bridge.pl?action=displayCollectionDetails&collection_no=1851738.1172,-76.6397,,AHm73|$*
Montross(beach)WestmorelandVAAt Washington's birthplace in float along beachvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA007738.1913,-76.9139,,AHm73|$*
Stratford Hall(beach)WestmorelandVAOn Beach -- closed to collectingMiocene?invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Chesapecten;gastropoda-Ecphora;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA0133http://www.fossilandnaturetrips.com/calendar.html38.1629,-76.8323,,AHm73|$*
Westmoreland Cliffs-Potomac RiverWestmorelandVAMioceneCalvertvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)VA007838.171,-76.8644,,AHm73|*$VA0079,VA0080,VA0081,VA0181
Westmoreland State ParkWestmorelandVAAlong S bank of the the Potomac River eroded from cliff - Locality 45, Crabs in concretionsMioceneCalvertinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia-Balanus;decapoda(crabs)(articulated);;cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda;;vertebrates-fish(teeth)-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals(marine)(bones),reptilia-crocodilia(scutes)VA0181Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks38.171,-76.8644,,AHm73|*$VA0078,VA0079,VA0080,VA0081
Westmoreland State ParkWestmorelandVAExposures of Serravallian Calvert and Choptank Fms.,and Tortonian Eastover FmMioceneinvertebrates(shells),vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays),selachii(sharks);;mammals-cetacea-(whales)(bones);;reptilia-crocodilia(teeth),turtlesVA007938.171,-76.8644,,AHm73|*$VA0078,VA0080,VA0081,VA0181
Westmoreland State ParkWestmorelandVAOn Potomac River;collecting permittedMioceneCalvertinvertebrates-mollusksVA008038.171,-76.8644,,AHm73|*$VA0078,VA0079,VA0081,VA0181
Westmoreland State Park(VA3)?WestmorelandVAon VA3 70 km E of FredricksburgMioceneinvertebrates,vertebrates-(bones),fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Carcharodon,Isurus;;(others)VA008138.171,-76.8644,,AHm73|*$VA0078,VA0079,VA0080,VA0181
-(CoastalCoalQry)?WiseVACoastal Coal Company--may have several mines in the countyPennsylvanianWiseplants-gymnospermopsida-Sigillaria;lycopodiophyta-LepidodendronVA0114http://www.varockhound.com/rs/dm/dm-rocks.shtml36.9581,-82.7097,,AHj44|$*
Big Stone GapWiseVAa wide variety of invertebratesOrdovicianTrentoninvertebrates-brachiopoda-Hebertella,Rhynchotrema;bryozoa-Constellaria;mollusks-bivalvia-CyrtodontaVA008236.8817,-82.7472,,AHm63|$*
AustinvilleWytheVAIn carbonate bedsCambrian LowerShadyincertidae-Coleoloides,Salterella;invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Antagmus,Bonnia,Eoptychoparia,Kootenia,olenellidae-Olenellus;Prozacanthoides;;brachiopoda-acrotretida,Kutorgina,Nisusia,;hyolitha-Hyolithellus;mollusks-helcionelloida-HelcionellaVA008436.8511,-80.9122,,AHm73|*$VA0083,VA0085,VA0202
AustinvilleWytheVAIn carbonate bedsCambrian MiddleShadyinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Amecephalina,Caborcella,Eoptychoparia,Kootenia,Mexicaspis,Olenoides,Onchocephalites,Onchocephalus,Pagetia,Poliella,Prozacanthoides,Spencella;;brachiopoda-Nisusia,Paterina;hyolitha-Hyolithellus;mollusks-helcionelloida-LatouchellaVA008536.8511,-80.9122,,AHm73|*$VA0083,VA0084,VA0202
Austinville(E2-ClearCrk)WytheVA2 km E along Clear CreekCambrianShady dolomiteinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Amecephalina,Prozacanthoides,Ptychoparella;;brachiopoda-Kutorgina,Nisusia;cnidaria-corals;hyolitha-Stenotheca;mollusks-helcionelloida-Helcionella;;porifera?-archaeocyatha-Archaeocyathus;;porifera(sponges)VA008336.8488,-80.8977,,AHm73?|*$VA0084,VA0085,VA0202
Austinville(Fossil Point)WytheVAS of Austinville in white,crystaline limestoneCambrian,Lower?Kinzers?invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopoda,porifera-archaeocyathaVA0208https://books.google.com/books?id=JbCOB9rqAyoC&pg36.5043,-80.5422,,AKm73|$*
Austinville(VA619)WytheVAIn limestones along VA619Cambrian,LowerShady Dolomiteinvertebrates-echinoderms(fragments)VA0202Isolated echinoderm fragmentshttp://earth.geology.yale.edu/~ajs/1973/ajs_273A_11.pdf/252.pdf36.8551,-80.9198,,AHm73|*$VA0083,VA0084,VA0085
Fort Chiswell(S5-VA121)WytheVA5 km S on VA121(US52?) in thin-bedded shale-LimestoneCambrianRome?invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Amecephalina,Prozacanthoides,Syspacephalus?(Ptychoparella);;brachiopoda-Kutorgina,Nisusia;cnidaria-corals;hyolitha-Stenotheca;mollusks-helcionelloida-Helcionella;;porifera?-archaeocyatha-Archaeocyathus;(sponges)VA008636.917,-80.9318,,AHm73?|$*
Fosters Falls(rr)WytheVAIn limestone in RR cutCambrian,LowerShady Dolomiteincertidae-SalterellaVA0201http://earth.geology.yale.edu/~ajs/1973/ajs_273A_11.pdf/252.pdf36.8929,-80.8539,,AHm73|$*
Wytheville(E5-rr)WytheVA5 km E in RR cutinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Amecephalina,Prozacanthoides,Ptychoparella;;brachiopoda-Kutorgina,Nisusia;cnidaria-corals;hyolitha-Stenotheca;mollusks-helcionelloida-Helcionella;;porifera?-archaeocyatha-Archaeocyathus;(sponges)?VA008736.9473,-81.028,,AHm73|$*
Bellefield-York Peninsula(YorkRiver)YorkVAalong York RiverMioceneYorktowninvertebratesVA008837.2688,-76.5705,,AHm73|*$VA0093,VA0180
Indian Field CreekYorkVAAlong S bank of the the York River E and W of mouth of Indian Field Creek as well as along the creek and at other access points to York River from National Colonial Parkway - Locality 46MioceneYorktowninvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia-Balanus;;;cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda;;vertebrates-fish(teeth)-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals(marine)(bones),reptilia-crocodilia(scutes)VA0180Fossil Collecting in the Mid-Atlantic States, Jasper Burns available via Googlebooks37.2688,-76.5575,,AHm73|SITES/VAYORKTOWN*$VA0088,VA0093
Old Camp Penniman-York PeninsulaYorkVAon York River 10 km NE of Williamsburg within Naval Supply Center Cheatam AnnexMioceneYorktowninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,pectinidae-Pecten;;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-cetacea(whales)(bones)(vertebrae)VA008937.29,-76.6214,,AHm73|$*
Old Moore House?York?VAThere are probably a lot of Old Moore Houses in VA. Lat Lon is for Surrendur Field near an Old Moore House at Yorktowninvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-CalliostomaVA009637.2099,-76.5061,,AKm73?|*$VA0090,VA0091,VA0092,VA0094,VA0095
YorktownYorkVAinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-MercenariaVA009037.2364,-76.5100,,AHm73|*$VA0091,VA0092,VA0094,VA0095,VA0096
Yorktown(IndianFieldCrk)YorkVAalong National Colonial Parkway at mouth of Indian Field CreekMiocene Upperinvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates-mammals(bones)VA009337.2688,-76.5575,,AHm73|*$VA0088,VA0180
Yorktown(SE2-YorkRiver)YorkVA2 km SE on S bank of York Riverinvertebrates(shells)(coquina)VA009137.2283,-76.4964,,AHm73|*$VA0090,VA0092,VA0094,VA0095,VA0096
Yorktown(SE4)YorkVA3.5 km SEMioceneYorktown-VA009212 species37.2226,-76.4844,,AHm73|*$VA0090,VA0091,VA0094,VA0095,VA0096
Yorktown(W1-ZooksPit)YorkVAin Zook's Pit on NW side of VA238 1 km W of YorktownMioceneYorktown?VA009437.2274,-76.5177,,AHm73?|*$VA0090,VA0091,VA0092,VA0095,VA0096
Yorktown(ZooksPit)YorkVAon NW side of VA238 400 meters NE of VA638 (VA637?) turn off at Zook's fossil pit (small fee)invertebrates-mollusksVA009537.2274,-76.5177,,AHm73?|*$VA0090,VA0091,VA0092,VA0094,VA0096

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