Early Paleogene igneous rocks of the British Isles and adjacent areas
2016. "Early Paleogene igneous rocks of the British Isles and adjacent areas", A revised correlation of Tertiary rocks in the British Isles and adjacent areas of NW Europe, C. King, A. S. Gale, T. L. Barry
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Onshore representatives of the British Tertiary Igneous Province (BTIP) are generally divided into the Northern Ireland (Sub-) Province, including the Antrim Lava Field and several central complexes, and the Hebridean (Sub-) Province, including the Inner Hebrides (Skye, Mull, etc.) and the adjacent Scottish mainland. These are summarized here, including their associated sediments, followed by the offshore volcanic centres and associated sills and dykes, mainly on the North Atlantic margins. These are mainly within or adjacent to major sedimentary basins; their associated flood basalts and pyroclastics are included in the preceding regional summaries, as are the igneous rocks of the Faroe Islands. The major dyke swarms are summarized separately, later in this chapter.