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GEOLOGY: Pembrokeshire virtual field trip

Started by Geoffw, May 14, 2020, 08:57:26 am

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Geoffw

Hi all, we may not be able to get to the rock faces during lockdown, but we can at least enjoy them remotely.
E-rock have created a virtual fieldtrip of some classic structural geology sites across Pembrokeshire. Would recommend a visit!

TO START YOUR STUDY OF THE ROCKS OF PEMBROKESHIRE CLICK HERE

(if the page is too demanding for your pc, you can visit each model individually from the tabs at the top)
One of The Geological Society's 100 Great Geosites. Asymmetric folds in inter-bedded Carboniferous siltstones, shales and coal horizons are cut here by a number of northward-propagating thrusts. This classic structure has been studied in some detail (e.g. Williams and Chapman,1983) as it provides an....
Geoff