30 May 2014

Friday fold: subthrust syncline in lower Helderberg limestones, Corridor H

Posted by Callan Bentley

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You owe it to yourself to click through and make this bigger. Check out the prominent lower left to upper right thrust fault, and the shattering in the shorter limb of the underlying syncline. Is that another one to the right?

Happy exploring, and happy Friday!