New York City: Juxtaposition of Cambrian and Ordovician Miogeoclinal and Eugeoclinal Rocks

  1. Charles A. Baskerville,
  2. Nocholas K. Coch,
  3. Sidney Horenstein,
  4. Martin Prinz,
  5. John H. Puffer,
  6. Geneva R. Roberts-Dolgin and
  7. Dennis Weiss
  1. Charles A. Baskerville

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT361p0039

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

How to Cite

Baskerville, C. A. (1989) New York City: Juxtaposition of Cambrian and Ordovician Miogeoclinal and Eugeoclinal Rocks, in Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area (eds C. A. Baskerville, N. K. Coch, S. Horenstein, M. Prinz, J. H. Puffer, G. R. Roberts-Dolgin and D. Weiss), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT361p0039

Author Information

  1. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906010

Online ISBN: 9781118666777

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Keywords:

  • Allochthonous and autochthonous;
  • Fordham and Yonkers gneiss;
  • Granodiorite;
  • Hartland formation;
  • Inwood marble;
  • Manhattan schist;
  • Miogeoclinal and eugeoclinal rocks;
  • Stratigraphy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Introduction

  • Stratigraphy

  • Structure

  • Field Trip Stops