Day 9: Geology of the Sauratown Mountains Window

  1. Robert D. Hatcher Jr.,
  2. William A. Thomas,
  3. J. Robert Butler,
  4. Gregory M. Guthrie,
  5. Robert J. Hooper,
  6. Keith I. McConnell,
  7. W. Edward Osborne,
  8. Mark G. Steltenpohl and
  9. Nicholas B. Woodward
  1. Keith I. McConnell1,
  2. Robert D. Hatcher Jr.3 and
  3. Teunis Heyn4

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118666913.ch10

Southern Appalachian Windows: Comparison of Styles, Scales, Geometry and Detachment Levels of Thrust Faults in the Foreland and Internides of a Thrust-Dominated Orogen: Atlanta, Georgia to Winston-Salem, North Carolina June 28-July 8, 1989

Southern Appalachian Windows: Comparison of Styles, Scales, Geometry and Detachment Levels of Thrust Faults in the Foreland and Internides of a Thrust-Dominated Orogen: Atlanta, Georgia to Winston-Salem, North Carolina June 28-July 8, 1989

How to Cite

Hatcher, R. D., Thomas, W. A., Butler, J. R., Guthrie, G. M., Hooper, R. J., McConnell, K. I., Osborne, W. E., Steltenpohl, M. G. and Woodward, N. B. (1989) Day 9: Geology of the Sauratown Mountains Window, in Southern Appalachian Windows: Comparison of Styles, Scales, Geometry and Detachment Levels of Thrust Faults in the Foreland and Internides of a Thrust-Dominated Orogen: Atlanta, Georgia to Winston-Salem, North Carolina June 28-July 8, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118666913.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208

  2. 3

    Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37831

  3. 4

    Department of Geological Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906164

Online ISBN: 9781118666913

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Keywords:

  • Ararat River;
  • Hogan Creek Fonnation;
  • Pilot Mountain;
  • Proterozoic basement;
  • Sauratown Mountains window;
  • Volunteer formation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Basement Complex

  • Cover Rocks

  • Metamorphism

  • Character and Timing of Deformational Events

  • Please Stay Away from the Quarry High Wall!!!

  • Please Stay Clear of Ledges and Highwalls!!!

  • Acknowledgment