4. Culpeper Basin, Virginia

  1. Paul E. Olsen,
  2. Roy W. Schlische and
  3. Pamela J. W. Gore
  1. P. J. W. Gore1,
  2. P. E. Olsen2 and
  3. R. W. Schlische2

Published Online: 27 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT351p0059

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., Olsen, P. E. and Schlische, R. W. (1989) Culpeper Basin, 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/FT351p0059

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:

  • Culpeper basin;
  • Cyclostratigraphy;
  • Geologic map;
  • Lithology;
  • Lithostratigraphy;
  • Paleontology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Geology of the Culpeper Basin (by P.J. W. Gore, P.E. Olsen, and R. W. Schlische)

  • Stop 4.1: Culpeper Crushed Stone Quarry, Culpeper (Stevensburg), Va (by J.P. Smoot and P.E. Olsen)

  • Stop 4.2: Thoroughfare Gap, Va (by P.E. Olsen and P.J.W. Gore)

  • Stop 4.3: Haymarket Quarry (by R.P. Tollo)

  • Stop 4.4: Dinosaur Tracks at Oak Hill (by P.J. W. Gore)

  • Stop 4.5: Evergreen Mills at Goose Creek, South of Leesburg, Va (by R.P. Tollo)