1. Deep River Basin, North Carolina

  1. Paul E. Olsen,
  2. Roy W. Schlische and
  3. Pamela J. W. Gore
  1. P. J. W. Gore1,
  2. J. P. Smoot2 and
  3. P. E. Olsen3

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT351p0019

Tectonic, Depositional, and Pleoecological History of Early Mesozoic Rift Basins, Eastern North America

Tectonic, Depositional, and Pleoecological History of Early Mesozoic Rift Basins, Eastern North America

How to Cite

Gore, P. J. W., Smoot, J. P. and Olsen, P. E. (2013) Deep River Basin, North Carolina, in Tectonic, Depositional, and Pleoecological History of Early Mesozoic Rift Basins, Eastern North America (eds P. E. Olsen, R. W. Schlische and P. J. W. Gore), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT351p0019

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga 30322

  2. 2

    United States Geological Survey, 912 National Center, Reston, Va 22092

  3. 3

    Department of Geological Sciences and Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory Of Columbia University, Palisades, Ny 10964

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906584

Online ISBN: 9781118667491

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Keywords:

  • Brick quarry;
  • Cumnock and Pekin formation;
  • Deep river basin;
  • Geology;
  • Lithostratigraphy;
  • Sanford formation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Geology of the Deep River Basin (by P.J. W. Gore, J.P. Smoot, and P.E. Olsen

  • Stop 1.1: Boren Clay Products Quarry, Gulf, Nc (by P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 1.2: Cumnock Formation at Bethany Church, Gulf, Nc (by P.J.W. Gore)

  • Optional Stop 1.2A: Chatham Coal Company Strip Mine, Gulf, Nc (by P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 1.3: Sanford Formation Near Sanford, Nc (by P. J. W. Gore)

  • Stop 1.4: Triangle Brick Quarry, Durham, Nc (by P.E. Olsen, J.P. Smoot, and P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 1.5: Railroad Cut, Durham, Nc (by W. Hoffman and P. Gallagher)