Day 9: The Tectonics of the Pine Mountain Block, Southern Appalachians of Virginia and Tennessee

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

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT166p0074

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

Wiltschko, D. V. (1989) Day 9: The Tectonics of the Pine Mountain Block, Southern Appalachians of Virginia and Tennessee, 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/FT166p0074

Author Information

  1. Department of Geology and Center for Tectonophysics, Texas A&M University, College Station

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:

  • Copper Creek fault;
  • Pennsylvanian Sandstones;
  • Pine Mountain block;
  • Powell Valley Anticline;
  • Vertical Pennsylvanian Ribs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Stop 1: Knox Group Carbonates in Tile Core of Powell Valley Anticline

  • Stop 2: Vertical Pennsylvanian Ribs in the Northwest Limb Of The Powell Valley Anticline

  • Stop 3: Pennsylvanian Sandstones of Middlesboro Syncline

  • Stop 4: Exposure of the Pine Mountain Thrust Fault on Pine Mountain

  • Stop 5: The Lower Level Copper Creek Decollement at Bull Run Ridge