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15 November 2012

Neoacadian Inner Piedmont trip, part III: Mesozoic cataclasite

Neoacadian Inner Piedmont trip, part III: Mesozoic cataclasite

Quartzite, shattered and healed and shattered again and again and again. It’s cataclasite, seen in the North Carolina Piedmont and inferred to be Mesozoic in age due to its brittle style of deformation.

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