Carbonate Bank Edge as a Thrust Fault Ramp: Reconstruction of the Muddy Brook Thrust, Northwestern Vermont

Basic Information
Author: Kim Jonathan, Marjorie Gale and Peter Thompson
Description:Recent mapping in the Colchester quadrangle, Vermont, confirms the presence of the Muddy Brook thrust fault between the gently eastward-dipping Cambrian-Ordovician carbonate bank sequence and the overlying, in part coeval, deeper-water calcareous shales (Skeels Corners Formation), in a highly deformed, overturned fold limb below the Hinesburg thrust.
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Author Contact Information
Distributor Contact Information
Name: Marjorie Gale
Organization Name: Vermont Agency of Natural Resources
Street: 1 National Life Dr
City: Montpelier
State: VT
Zip: 05671-2420
Phone: 802-654-5210
Geographic Extent
North Bounding Latitude: 45.01674
South Bounding Latitude: 42.727119
East Bounding Longitude: -71.465282
West Bounding Longitude: -73.437903