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Related to fanglomerate: conglomeratic


A type of conglomerate consisting of heterogeneous rock fragments of all sizes deposited in an alluvial fan.

[Blend of fan and conglomerate.]
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The sandstone does not resemble a basin margin alluvial conglomerate or fanglomerate, which would typically contain a mix of rounded clasts of durable lithologies derived from adjacent highlands.
Late Devonian or Early Devonian sedimentmy rocks Footslope deposits Talus and/or fanglomerate colluvial deposits.
Mineralization occurs along an apparent structural zone in Tertiary basalt, and to some extent in the Tertiary fanglomerate beneath the volcanic rocks.