A Claim of High Level Granitization Refuted

  • C. J. Hughes Geology Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, CANADA AlB 3X5
  • M. M. Smith Geology Department, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, CANADA AlB 3X5

Abstract

Poorly lithified Upper Devonian conglomerates do not exhibit a gradational granitized contact with the high level Belleoram quartz monzonite pluton in southern Newfoundland as previously maintained, and there is no prima facie case for previously suggested granitization by massive magmatic vapour transport.
Published
1978-04-01
How to Cite
Hughes, C. J., & Smith, M. M. (1978). A Claim of High Level Granitization Refuted. Atlantic Geology, 14(1). https://doi.org/10.4138/1953
Section
Reports