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Bay of Islands igneous complex, western Newfoundland. by Charles Haddon Smith

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Published by E. Cloutier, Queen"s Printer in Ottawa .
Written in English



  • Newfoundland and Labrador,
  • Bay of Islands.


  • Petrology -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Bay of Islands.,
  • Geology -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Bay of Islands.,
  • Rocks, Igneous.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 111-114.

LC ClassificationsQE185 .A2 no. 290
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 132 p.
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL255528M
LC Control Numbergs 59000070

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Obduction-related structures in the ophiolitic Bay of Islands Complex, west Newfoundland, are classified into shearing dominated and accretion dominated. Mapping of these structures is combined with other geological constraints and provides the basis for a reconstruction of the obduction history of the by: Bay of Islands Igneous Complex, western Newfoundland. Geological Survey of Canada, Memoir p. Can. J. Earth Sci. Downloaded from by Simon Fraser University on . The Bay of Islands is an extensive inlet located on the west coast of the island of Newfoundland, in Canada. The Way Office was established on July 1, The first Waymaster was Thomas Carter. The largest island in the bay is Woods Island (which was formerly inhabited).Basin countries: Canada. Bay of Islands, Newfoundland has members. If you're from, have a cabin or just spend time "down the bay" or "across the bay," this is the group for.

lives of their parishioners. The Outer Bay of Islands owes much to its churches. 2. Geology and Scenery of the Bay of Islands Geologically, the West Coast of Newfoundland is one of the most interesting areas to be found anywhere. Much of it is formed from rocks which originated deep in the earth’s crust and were raised to the surface. Preface. Late in the morning of Sunday, September 2, , my father, Lionel E. King, and I, while engaged in a short walk across the back of Tuff's Hill, Western Bay North, perceived a lone headstone standing in a ity having grasped the better of both of us, we` immediately climbed over the fence bordering the garden and approached the grave marker, which we then noticed had been. Although it was not the first to be seen as a relic of a vanished ocean, the Bay of Islands Igneous Complex in western Newfoundland is one of the best preserved and most easily accessible ophiolites in the : Andrew Kerr. Trondhjemitic rocks are recognized in two ophiolitic assemblages in western Newfoundland. Regional geological considerations suggest that one of these assemblages, the Little Port Complex, represents the basement of an island arc assemblage, whilst the other, the Bay of Islands Complex, is an undeformed ophiolite and represents oceanic by: