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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Donovan, S. K.; Miller, David J.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Geography and Geology
Article Title
Report of a field meeting to south-central Jamaica, 23rd May, 1998
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Journal Title
Journal of the Geological Society of Jamaica
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Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
33
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Page(s)
31-41
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Abstract
The purpose of the excursion was to walk the coastal section and demonstrate important points of the local geology and geomorphology, in order to show how field meetings have been used to investigate the geological history of Jamaica. The investigating party made good use of the resurfaced road to Alligator Pond, in eastern Manchester, in order to examined a possibly coeval, and highly fossiliferous, deposit that was exposed. Some information on the geological history of the three locations visited are recorded.....
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