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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 68 (1984)

Issue: 6. (June)

First Page: 797

Last Page: 797

Title: Sedimentary Basins and Crustal and Upper Mantle Reflectors North, West, and South of Britain: ABSTRACT

Author(s): D. H. Matthews


Many of the basins crossed in nearly 2,000 km of 15-sec profiling by BIRPS are half grabens formed against Caledonian and Variscan thrust faults that have been reactivated as normal faults during Mesozoic stretching.

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