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On the lower Carboniferous beds of the peninsula of Hook, County of Wexford

Samuel Haughton

On the lower Carboniferous beds of the peninsula of Hook, County of Wexford

by Samuel Haughton

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Published by Geological Society of Dublin in (Dublin, Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Carboniferous.,
  • Geology -- Ireland -- Wexford (County)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Haughton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p., 2 leaves of plates :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19280776M

    Conodonts from Hook Head were described by Johnston and Higgins (; Conodont faunas from the Lower Carboniferous rocks at Hook Head, County Wexford, Journal of Earth Sciences of the Royal Dublin Society, 4, ). Crinoid assemblages and geographic endemism in the Lower Mississippian (Carboniferous) crinoids of the continental interior, p. In, J.T. Dutro, Jr., and H.W. Pfefferkorn (eds.), Neuvieme Congres International de Stratigraphie et de Geologie du Carbonifere, Compte Rendu, Vol. 5.

    The Hook Lighthouse (Irish: Teach Solais Rinn Duáin; also known as Hook Head Lighthouse) is a building situated on Hook Head at the tip of the Hook Peninsula in County Wexford, in Ireland. It is one of the oldest lighthouses in the world and the second oldest operating lighthouse in the world, after the Tower of Hercules in Spain. Grangeville House Guest Accomadation `c is on stunning Hook Head, d. A peninsula on the rugged Atlantic surrounded by sandy beaches, natural walking trails and top class seafood cuisine. Rich in history, myths and legends. Our newly refurbished guest house reopened in /10(47).

    Higgs K. T. () 'Upper Devonian and Lower Carboniferous miospore assemblages from hood head, Co. Wexford, Ireland'. Micropaleontology, () 'Palynological correlations in the Cork Beds (upper Devonian - upper Carboniferous) in southern Ireland'. Book Review: Frank Springer and New Mexico, from the Colfax County War to the Emergence of Modern Santa Fe. Earth Sciences History, 25(1) Lane, N.G. and W.I. Ausich.


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On the lower Carboniferous beds of the peninsula of Hook, County of Wexford by Samuel Haughton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Wexford: COUNTY GEOLOGY OF IRELAND 1 AREA OF COUNTY: 2, square kilometres or square miles COUNTY TOWN: Wexford OTHER TOWNS: Bunclody, Enniscorthy, Fethard, Gorey, New Ross GEOLOGY HIGHLIGHTS: Granites, Hook Peninsula, Fossil pingos AGE OF ROCKS: Precambrian-Ordovician; Devonian-Carboniferous; Permian/ Triassic WEXFWEXFWEXFORDORDORD Lighthouse at Hook.

stratigraphy of the Hook Head peninsula. The succession is almost uninterrupted from Old Red Sandstone of late Devonian and early Carboniferous age (Higgs ) to marine limestones of Lower Carboniferous age. Two Carboniferous formations were pro-posed by Sleeman et al.: the Porter's Gate Formation ( m), subdivided into the.

Hook Head Lower Carboniferous shelf slope carbonates This first stop is located on the southwestern end of Hook Head adjacent to the lighthouse. The Lower Carboniferous shelf slope carbonates are largely formed of bioclastic packstones to wackestones. The Rocks are highly bioturbated exhibiting a Cruziana ichnofacies.

bedding planes appear to be current or wave driven erosion surfaces. The unshaded synclinal belts in this area are Cork Beds of latest Devonian to Carboniferous County of Wexford book.

63 Peninsula, from the old memoir of the Geological Survey (Jukes and Du Noyer,fig.5). The Upper Old Red Sandstone of Ireland is Cited by: 2. I8~. HOOK HEAD. The peninsula ending in Hook Head runs south-westwards at the south-west corner of County Wexford.

The last three miles are occupied by Lower Carboniferous rocks, which form an almost continuous section along the sea coast on both sides [6I. At Porter's Gate there is a conformable junction with the Old Red Sandstone.

Visit Hook Lighthouse, Britain's oldest working lighthouse, which is situated at the tip of the Hook Head Peninsula, in County Wexford, and marks the entrance to Waterford Harbour. Amenities Electric storage heating with open fire. Lower Carboniferous. Limestone from the Lower Carboniferous is the most widespread rock in Ireland and is found in every County apart from Wicklow.

Ireland was in the tropics and was mainly covered in warm shallow seas where coral reef systems developed. Much of central Ireland is underlain by fossiliferous limestone from the Lower Carboniferous.

tion beds permits a relatively precise correlation of assemblages recovered form the Lake. Upper Devonian and Lower Carboniferous miospores assemblages from Hook Head, County Wexford.

Arm regeneration in mississippian crinoids: evidence of intense predation pressure in the Paleozoic. - Volume 31 Issue 1 - Forest J.

Gahn, Tomasz K. Baumiller. The information on the Late Palaeozoic deposits of the New Siberian Islands is essential to clarify the palaeogeography of the surrounding Arctic Region and to quest the original location of the New Siberian continental block prior to the Amerasian ocean opening.

The best Upper Palaeozoic section of the islands, located in the western part of the Kotel’ny Island (Tas-Ary Peninsula), was. If you want to save time going to and from County Wexford and County Waterford across River Suir, this brief excursion is worth your euro.

Connecting Ballyhack and Passage East, the nearby towns are small and quaint with some lovely painted houses on the Passage East side.5/ TripAdvisor reviews. Stephenson C.A.: Sandeel Bay on Hook Peninsula, County Wexford (Upper Devonian) 30 United Kingdom Kershaw S.: Hope’s Nose at Torbay in Southwest England (Middle Devonian) 32 United States Brett C.E.: The Seneca Stone Quarry in central New York (Lower to Middle Devonian) 34 Brett C.E.

Hook Head, County Wexford. The section exposed along both sides of the Hook peninsula (X 74 98) has been famous for its echinoderm faunas since the middle of the last century. The stratigraphy has been studied by Smyth () and Sleeman et al.

() who described early Carboniferous sandstones and mudrocks of fluviatile origin, overlain by. Reworked Late Carboniferous palynomorphs are recorded from mudrocks within Upper Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous sandstone-prone horizons from five wells (26/A1, 26/AIZ, 35/.

The appearance of red beds in the geologic record indicates a) an oxidizing atmosphere b) a reducing atmosphere c) lack of an ozone layer d) A and C e) B and C.

The first supercontinent that formed in the Lower Cambrian b) Lower Carboniferous c) Upper Cambrian d) Upper Carboniferous. Ireland, the south coast Of County Wexford is one of Ireland's special places.

It is special because this lovely area supports a wealth of natural heritage features and a unique cluster of nature sites. An outstanding coastline, the SOUTH WEXFORD COAST extends from the Tower of Hook, the 13th century lighthouse at the limestone tip of Hook. Fethard-on-Sea is a village to the east of the Hook Peninsula, in County Wexford.

A quiet fishing and holiday village, Fethard makes a great base to enjoy the harbour, sandy beaches, shops and pubs. The Hook Peninsula attracts visitors to its beaches and activities including walking, golf and horse riding. Book now your hotel in County Wexford and pay later with Expedia.

Enjoy free cancellation on most hotels. Browse Expedia's selection of hotels and places to stay and choose your perfect hotel based on traveler reviews. Book now & save with no cancellation fee. Hook Peninsula, New Ross Ireland. miles from Hook Lighthouse. Tintern Abbey #2 of 31 things to do in Wexford Lower Village, Dunmore East n Ireland.

miles from Hook Lighthouse. #27 of things to do in County Wexford 56 reviews. Ballyhack Castle Off R Ireland.

miles from Hook. Carboniferous across the world. Inseries bound-aries for Lower, Middle, and Upper Mississippian and Pennsylvanian were ratified. These boundaries coincide with western and eastern European named stages, which were formalized in as global stage names (Heckel and Clayton, ).

To facilitate correlations of the rock. Located on the Hook Peninsula, minutes from Fethard on Sea, GrangeVille is located 12 mi away from Waterford.

Free private parking is available on-site. Sanibel B&B is located in the village of Fethard-on-Sea, 50 minutes' drive from Rosslare Harbor. Free WiFi access is available. Each room here will.Southeast of Waterford and southwest of Wexford is the Hook Head peninsula, which is remarkable for the abundant, beautifully preserved Carboniferous fossils, at its furthest reach by the Hook Lighthouse.

The outcrops around Hook Head consist of abundant exposures of Lower Carboniferous rocks in foreshore platforms, containing beautifully.Why not take a boat trip from Wexford Quays to watch the seals on the sandbanks or spend an evening in one of the many lively pubs and restaurants?

Visit Hook Lighthouse, Britain's oldest working lighthouse, which is situated at the tip of the Hook Head Peninsula, in County Wexford, and marks the entrance to Waterford Harbour.