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Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.1130/SPE230-p31
..., was followed by the main Barrovian metamorphism (510 to 480 Ma). Fossils in the Arenigian post-tectonic rocks of the South Mayo trough have strong North American affinities. Dalradian equivalents in the paratectonic Caledonides (Howth Peninsula, Ireland; Anglesey, Wales) suggest rifting of the Cambrian...
Journal Article
Published: 13 June 2019
Journal of Sedimentary Research (2019) 89 (6): 508-536.
... with the Caledonian orogeny ( O'Hara 1995 ). Here the Feltrim Limestone Formation consists of fine-grained, pale to medium gray, massive mud-mound biohermal limestones (Waulsortian “reef”) with few fossils cut by variably oriented large veins of coarse calcite ( Fig. 4 D). On the west side of the Howth peninsula...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 28 May 2018
GSA Bulletin (2018) 130 (11-12): 1981-1999.
... Repository). Howth is a peninsula 4 km in length that forms the north coast of Dublin Bay, Co. Dublin, Ireland. The Hill of Howth (171 m ASL) lies in the center of the peninsula and is composed primarily of quartzite. At its summit there is clear evidence of glacial abrasion ( Fig. 5D and Fig. DR8...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Reports
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1144/SR25.12
EISBN: 9781862396937
...-Tyler & Sleeman 1994b ). The Cambrian outcrops are seen in the Bray–Wicklow district of Co. Wicklow and south Co. Dublin (Bray Group, Column 23); in the peninsula of Howth and the adjacent small island of Ireland’s Eye in north Co. Dublin (Bray Group, Columns 24 and 25); in NE Co. Wexford...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 August 1979
Journal of the Geological Society (1979) 136 (4): 407-432.
... Max M. D. The geology of Howth and Ireland's Eye, Co. Dublin Geol. J 1975 10 35 58 Maltman A. J. Ultramafic rocks in Anglesey—their non-tectonic emplacement. J geol. Soc. London 1975 131 593 603 Maltman A. J. Serpentinites and related rocks of Anglesey Geol. J...
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 1976
Journal of the Geological Society (1976) 132 (4): 399-415.
... in the Waitemata Group, Whangaparaoa Peninsula, North Auckland, New Zealand NZ Jl Geol Geophys 1969 12 248 82 Hall B. A. Slump folds and the determination of palaeoslope Abs geol Soc Am 1973 5 648 Hansen E. Methods of deducing slip-line orientations from the geometry of folds Yb...