2. Dan River-Danville Basin, North Carolina and Virginia

  1. Paul E. Olsen,
  2. Roy W. Schlische and
  3. Pamela J. W. Gore
  1. P. J. W. Gore1 and
  2. P. E. Olsen2

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT351p0035

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. and Olsen, P. E. (1989) Dan River-Danville Basin, North Carolina and Virginia, 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/FT351p0035

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga 30322

  2. 2

    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:

  • Chatham Quarry;
  • Cyclostratigraphy and microstratigraphy;
  • Dan River;
  • Lithostratigraphy;
  • Paleontology;
  • Syneresis cracks;
  • White Oak Mountain

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Geology of the Dan River-Danville Basin (by P.J.W. Gore And P.E. Olsen

  • Optional Stop 2.1A: White Oak Mountain Near Dry Fork, Va (by P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 2.1: Dry Fork Formation at Chatham Quarry, Chatham, Va (by P.E. Olsen and P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 2.2: Solite Quarry, Leaksville Junction, Va (by P.E. Olsen and P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 2.3: Webster Brick Company Quarry, Eden, Nc (by P.J.W. Gore and P.E. Olsen)