Day 3. The Appalachian Fold-And-Thrust Belt in the Roanoke Recess of Virginia

  1. Robert C. Milici and
  2. Wallace de Witt

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118669693.ch3

Geology and Hydrocarbon Potential of the Eastern Overthrust: Knoxville, Tennessee to Washington, D.C., July 20-23, 1989

Geology and Hydrocarbon Potential of the Eastern Overthrust: Knoxville, Tennessee to Washington, D.C., July 20-23, 1989

How to Cite

Milici, R. C. and de Witt, W. (1989) Day 3. The Appalachian Fold-And-Thrust Belt in the Roanoke Recess of Virginia, in Geology and Hydrocarbon Potential of the Eastern Overthrust: Knoxville, Tennessee to Washington, D.C., July 20-23, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118669693.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905815

Online ISBN: 9781118669693

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Keywords:

  • Copper Creek fault and Grainger Formation;
  • Devonian Catskill delta and Hunter Valley thrust;
  • Oil and gas resources and Knoxville, Tennessee, to Washington, D.C.;
  • Oriskany Sandstone and Rockfish Gap;
  • Ozone Thrust Sheet and Sequatchie Valley;
  • Pennington Formation and Southern Cumberland Plateau;
  • Saltville Fault and Sinking Creek Anticline;
  • Shoreface bedforms and Pennsylvanian rocks

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Stop 9. Max Meadows Tectonic Breccia at Pepper. Virginia. (Schultz. 1986a)

  • The Saltville Fault and Sinking Creek Anticline

  • Stop 10. Sinking Creek Anticline Section

  • Stop 11. Deformed Romney Shale (Millboro Member 1)

  • Stop 12. Mudrock member of the Romney Shale

  • Stop 13. Oriskany Sandstone

  • Stop 14. Greatly Deformed Romney Shale

  • Stop 15. Delta and Delta Front Deposits of Devonian and Mississippian Age