10009: Portion of detailed geologic map of the Creedmoor quadrangle (Clark et al., 2002).  Virtual Field Trip stop 10009 is located in the CZpx unit of the Beaverdam diorite-gabbro complex in the Carolina terrane.

Unit description: CZpx - Beaverdam metapyroxenite: Greenish black, medium- to coarse-grained, massive, hypermelanocratic metapyroxenite with minor amounts of talc, magnetite and chlorite.

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10009:  Boulder of metapyroxenite from meta-ultramafic pod within Beaverdam diorite-gabbro complex.

Metapyroxenite
10009:  Boulder of metapyroxenite from meta-ultramafic pod within Beaverdam diorite-gabbro complex. Metapyroxenite
10009: Outcrop of actinolitic schist near contact of CZdi and CZpx unit. Outcrop interpreted to be metadiorite to metagabbro. Actinolitic schist
10009: Close-up of outcrop of actinolitic schist near contact of CZdi and CZpx unit. Outcrop interpreted to be metadiorite to metagabbro. Actinolitic schist
10009: Close-up of outcrop of actinolitic schist near contact of CZdi and CZpx unit. Outcrop interpreted to be metadiorite to metagabbro. Actinolitic schist