TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TILLITE»
The term «tillite» is normally little used and occupies the 138.804
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TILLITE»
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Basal Till and Tillite
: Sedimentary Characteristics and ...
Characteristics in till at locations near the former margin of the Green Bay Lobe of the Laurentide Ice Sheet during the late Wisconsin, and in tillite in northwestern Argentina in a paleovalley cut into the Pagano basin during the late ...
The slate masses referred to above are very similar to the slate lumps in the beds
under the tillite at Atlantic. I consider their origin to be similar; disruption by
moving ice and transportation by a glacial stream would explain it. No undoubted
Robert Wilcox Sayles, 1914
Earth's Pre-Pleistocene Glacial Record
However, there may be a gradual transition from the one facies to the other, so
the alternative view, where a gradation exists, is to use the term tillite where any
significant glacial component is evident. The term in this usage is thus in effect ...
M. J. Hambrey, W. B. Harland, 2011
A Hiking Guide to the Geology of the Wasatch Mountains: Mill ...
The Mineral Fork Tillite Hiking in Mineral Fork of Big Cottonwood Canyon, or in
Mill B North Fork or on Mount Superior, an unusual black rock containing rather
large cobbles of quartzite and other rock types can be seen. This rock, the
A Geologic Time Scale 1989
The Sturt tillite of South Australia was first recognized as glacial by Howchin (
1901). Since then the Adelaide Geosyncline in which it occurs has been shown
to contain one of the most complete, best preserved and best documented late ...
Walter Brian Harland, 1990
Geological Survey professional paper
This glacial till, some of which is cemented by calcium carbonate to a hard tillite,
caps the highest (No. 1) bench, which is now regarded as the physiographic
correlative of the Flaxville Plain of northeastern Montana. The geographic and ...
Geological Survey (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.). Geographic Names Information Management, 1932
Terrane Processes at the Margins of Gondwana
Archaeocyathan limestone blocks of likely Antarctic origin in Gondwanan tillite
from the Falkland Islands P. STONE1 : & M. R. A. THOMSON3 1 British
Geological Survey, Murchison House, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3 LA,
UK ( e-mail: ...
Alan Vaughan, Philip T. Leat, Robert J. Pankhurst, 2005
Precambrian of the Northern Hemisphere: And general features ...
2,500 m) made up of terrigenous rocks with tillite associated with finely bedded
shale. In the Dzhetymtau Ridge, hematitic and magnetitic rocks are associated
with glacial deposits; (3) Dzhakbolot or intratillitic sequence (200—5OO In) ...
L J Salop, L. I. Salop, 2011
Geological Journeys: A Traveller's Guide to South Africa's ...
You've long since passed out of the in-folded tillite and are back in the steeply
north-dipping sandstone and shale of the Witteberg Group. Then you're on a
flattish spur protruding out into the valley before the second part of the descent.
Nick Norman, Gavin Whitfield, 2006
United States Geological Survey Professional Paper
Black slate with less graywacke and minor conglomerate and tillite (?) are the
normal members of the formation. Greenstone, chiefly in the form of tuff and
breccia, is associated with the Mariposa formation; it occurs in thick belts with
little or no ...
2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TILLITE»
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La cérémonie du mariage chez les Amazighs juifs de Tiilite.
Pour un aperçu historique sur la vallée de Dadès (se référer à mon article : mille an de vie à Tillite- 2009). -le mot en hébreu local Azamout -3-, traduit ... «AmazighWorld magazine, Nov 14»
New life for Botanic Gardens
Dwyka tillite rocks are found mainly in our province and before being transported in three large trucks to the gardens, the designated rocks were used as a ... «Independent Online, Dec 12»