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Fife and Angus geology

A. R. MacGregor

Fife and Angus geology

an excursion guide

by A. R. MacGregor

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Published by Pentland Press in Edinburgh, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fife (Scotland),
  • Angus (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • Fife,
  • Angus
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Scotland -- Fife -- Guidebooks.,
    • Geology -- Scotland -- Angus -- Guidebooks.,
    • Fife (Scotland) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Angus (Scotland) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementA.R. MacGregor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE264 .M25 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 291 p. :
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL715040M
      ISBN 101858213533
      LC Control Number97100385

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Book delineates the geology of these two beautiful counties in Scotland. Illustrated with. Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacGregor, A.R.

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MacGregor. Over the Fife and Angus area of this guide book this remark is applicable. Rather it is an area of glacial deposition with widespread cover of till or fluvioglacial sand and gravel. Morainic ridges are rare to virtually absent and this is characteristic of areas covered by a major ice sheet (Ricep.

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MacGregor ISBN: This guide describes the varied geology of the Fife and Angus region (Central Scotland), ranging from the metamorphic rocks of the Southern Highlands to the sedimentary and volcanic rocks of Devonian.

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The geology of Scotland is unusually varied for a country of its size, with a large number of differing geological features. There are three main geographical sub-divisions: the Highlands and Islands is a diverse area which lies to the north and west of the Highland Boundary Fault; the Central Lowlands is a rift valley mainly comprising Palaeozoic formations; and the Southern Uplands, which.

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This excursion will consider two sections within the Carboniferous strata of Fife. In the morning we will look at the transition from Lower Limestone Formation to the Limestone Coal Formation between Seafield and Linktown to examine the rocks exposed on the shore and discuss the industrial archaeology related to historical coal mining.

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Media in category "Geology of Fife" The following 88 files are in this category, out of 88 total. Despite warnings of snow, eight members met at Cupar to look at three quarry sites nearby, described in MacGregor’s Fife and Angus Geology, excursion 7.

Ostensibly, we were there to examine examples of the Lower Old Red Sandstone Ochil Volcanic Formation, as well as vents from which they may have been erupted, and one or more intrusions.

The Northern Highland and Grampian terranes together comprise an extensive tract of structurally complex and generally high-grade metamorphic rocks within the Caledonian orogenic belt of Scotland ().This part of the orogen is dominated by two thick sequences of mainly Neoproterozoic metasedimentary rocks.

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