Day 4: Fold-Thrust Geometries of the Juniata Culmination, Central Appalachians Of Pennsylvania

  1. Terry Engelder,
  2. Bill Dunne,
  3. Peter Geiser,
  4. Steve Marshak,
  5. R. P. Nickelsen and
  6. David Wiltschko
  1. Richard Nickelsen1 and
  2. Terry Engelder2

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT166p0035

Structures of the Appalachian Foreland Fold-Thrust Belt: New York City, to Knoxville, Tennessee, June 27-July 8, 1989

Structures of the Appalachian Foreland Fold-Thrust Belt: New York City, to Knoxville, Tennessee, June 27-July 8, 1989

How to Cite

Nickelsen, R. and Engelder, T. (2013) Day 4: Fold-Thrust Geometries of the Juniata Culmination, Central Appalachians Of Pennsylvania, in Structures of the Appalachian Foreland Fold-Thrust Belt: New York City, to Knoxville, Tennessee, June 27-July 8, 1989 (eds T. Engelder, B. Dunne, P. Geiser, S. Marshak, R. P. Nickelsen and D. Wiltschko), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT166p0035

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

  2. 2

    Department of Geosciences, the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905860

Online ISBN: 9781118669648

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Keywords:

  • Antes-Coburn Detachment (AC);
  • Appalachian Plateau;
  • Central Appalachian Valley and Ridge;
  • Jacks Mountain Anticlinorium;
  • Juniata Culmination;
  • Kishacoquillas Valley;
  • Lower Paleozoic carbonate horses;
  • Potlicker Flat Thrust (PFT)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Stop A1: Long Mountain Roadcut

  • Stop I: Laurel Creek Reservoir

  • Stop 2: Joints in the Bald Eagle and Juniata Formation

  • Stop 3: Antes-Coburn Detachment

  • Stop 4: Bearpen Hollow Thrust

  • Stop as: Stone Mountain Duplex

  • Stop 5: Small Folds in the Crest of Jack's Mountain Anticline

  • Stop 6: Fractures in the Devonian Brallier Formation

  • Stop 7: Charlie Hill Kink Band Folds in The Wills Creek Shale

  • Stop 8: Stiff Layer Carbonate Section at Union Furnace

  • Stop 9: The Birmingham Window

  • Stop 10: Vertical to Overturned Ordovician Dolomites of the Hanging Wall of the Sinking Valley Fault and the Northwest Limb of the Nittany Anticlinorium

  • Stop 11: Vertical Juniata Formation on the Northwest Limb of the Nittary Anticlinorium