Bardstown Member of the Drakes Formation

This formation of rock contains some fragments of fossils.  It is a good base for farm ponds and is often found on steep slopes.   The steep slopes make adequate drainage necessary.  It is relatively impermeable, which is a good indication that it is not well suited for septic tanks and cesspools.

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[Bardstown] [Alluvium] [Lacustrine] [Louisville Limestone]

[Waldron Shale] [Laurel] [Osgood and Brassfield]

[Saluda Dolomite] [Rowland] [Great Lake Limestone] 

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