Day 2: Geology of the Southernmost Exposures of the Pine Mountain Window, Alabama

  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. Mark G. Steltenpohl

Published Online: 17 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118666913.ch3

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 2: Geology of the Southernmost Exposures of the Pine Mountain Window, Alabama, 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.ch3

Author Information

  1. Geological Survey of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Al 35486

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:

  • Alabama;
  • Appalachian Mountain;
  • Chewacla marble;
  • Hollis Quartzite;
  • Manchester Schist;
  • Pine Mountain window

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Field Stops

  • Stop 2-1: Goat Rock Fault Zone at Soap Creek, Goat Rock Dam

  • Stop 2-2: Mylonite Zone in Basement Granite Gneiss Along Chewacla Creek

  • Stop 2-3: Basement and Cover Lithologies at Chewacla State Park

  • Stop 2-4: Basement-Cover Contact Along County Road (South Trending Road Off of Shell-Toomer Parkway) Near Chewacla State Park

  • Stop 2-5: Fabric Development In Hanging Wall Schists of the Inner Piedmont Terrane

  • Optional Stop: Bartletts Ferry Fault Zone at Bartletts Ferry Dam

  • End of Day Lwo.