The geology of the southwest margin of the Coldwell complex

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, Thunder Bay
Coldwell Alkaline Co
LC ClassificationsQE 191 A897 1977 thesis
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22024543M

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Rocks of the Coldwell alkalic complex have intruded metasedimentary and metavolcanic rocks of the Schreiber-White Lake greenstone terrain. The complex is believed to be the product of three intrusive magmatic episodes. The oldest episode is characterized by gabbro and augite syenite and is exposed at the southwest margin of the complex.

The Western Complex lies along-strike with similar-age rocks ( Ga to Ga) of the “Caborca block” that have only been studied in detail near Quitovac and south of Caborca.

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The Proterozoic Deadhorse Creek volcaniclastic breccia complex was emplaced in Archean metasedimentary and metavolcanic rocks of the Schreiber-White River greenstone belt adjacent to the Proterozoic Coldwell alkaline complex.

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