Mountain limestone

(Geol.) a series of marine limestone strata below the coal measures, and above the old red standstone of Great Britain. See Chart of Geology.

See also: Mountain

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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9:30 LOWER TERTIARY (CRETACEOUS CHALK TO COOK MOUNTAIN LIMESTONE) CORRELATIONS IN THE SUBSURFACE OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI
Correlations of oil exploration geophysical logs in southern Mississippi, including cross sections A-A' from Horn Island north to Wayne County, B-B' from Greene County west to Walthall County, and C-C' from Walthall County west to Wilkinson County, were made using the top of the Cretaceous chalk (base of section) and the base of the Cook Mountain Limestone (top) as datums of undisputed correlation.