Road Log and Stop Descriptions

  1. Norman Herz and
  2. Eric Force
  1. Norman Herz1 and
  2. Eric Force2

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118667200.ch7

Titaniun-Mineral Deposits of the Roseland Anorthosite-Ferrodiorite Terrane, Blue Ridge Province of Central Virginia: Nelson and Amherst Counties, Virginia, July 15-16, 1989

Titaniun-Mineral Deposits of the Roseland Anorthosite-Ferrodiorite Terrane, Blue Ridge Province of Central Virginia: Nelson and Amherst Counties, Virginia, July 15-16, 1989

How to Cite

Herz, N. and Force, E. (1989) Road Log and Stop Descriptions, in Titaniun-Mineral Deposits of the Roseland Anorthosite-Ferrodiorite Terrane, Blue Ridge Province of Central Virginia: Nelson and Amherst Counties, Virginia, July 15-16, 1989 (eds N. Herz and E. Force), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118667200.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    USGS, Geology Department, University of Georgia Athens, GA

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey Tucson, AZ

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906263

Online ISBN: 9781118667200

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Keywords:

  • Grenville-age rocks;
  • Layered granulite gneisses;
  • Mafic dikes and petrogenesis;
  • Mangerite and leucocharnockite;
  • Pedlar massif and Mobley Mountain Granite;
  • Post-Grenville Proterozoic rocks;
  • Roses Hill Plutonic Suite;
  • Shaeffer Hollow Granite and Roseland Anorthosite

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Stop 1. Roseland rutile pit

  • Stop 2. Roseland Anorthosite

  • Stop 3. Tye River section (upstream from Va. 151 Bridge)

  • Stop 4. Nelsonite in river bluff on Harvey farm

  • Stop 5. Hillside outcrops on Campbell farm

  • Stop 6 (optional). Rocks1ide exposure above Campbell farm

  • Stop 7. South slope of Mars Knob on Kidd farm

  • Stop 8. Roses Mill roadcut on Piney River

  • Stop 9. Bed of Tye River at Saunders farm

  • En route to Stop 10

  • Stop 10. Piney River bed at Lowesvi1le

  • Stop 11. Pedlar charnockite

  • Stop 12. Pavement outcrop on Smith farm

  • Stop 13. Buffalo River bed

  • Stop 14. Rocks1ide exposure just north of Lovingston