Session No. 31 Friday, April 6, 2001

8:30 AM-11:40 AM, Sheraton Capital Center Hotel: Hannover Ballroom II
S9. Terrane Boundaries and Paleosubduction Zones in the Inner Piedmont and Blue Ridge: Where are They, What is Their History? (Part A)
Calvin Miller and Robert D. Hatcher, Presiding
Start Time
8:30 AM Introductory Remarks
8:40 AM TERRANES AND TERRANE ACCRETION IN THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS: AN EVOLVED WORKING HYPOTHESIS: HATCHER, Robert D., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Tennessee, 306 Geology Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, bobmap@utk.edu.
9:00 AM THE TECTONIC IMPLICATIONS OF 460 MA ECLOGITE ALONG THE TACONIAN SUTURE IN THE EASTERN BLUE RIDGE OF NORTH CAROLINA: STEWART, Kevin G. and MILLER, Brent V., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3315, kgstewar@email.unc.edu
9:20 AM MAFIC ROCKS IN THE ASHE METAMORPHIC SUITE ADJACENT TO THE GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN WINDOW, NORTHWESTERN NORTH CAROLINA–SUBDUCTION OF A SEAMOUNT?: ABBOTT, Richard N., Department of Geology, Appalachian State Univ, Boone, NC 28608, abbottrn@appstate.edu.
9:40 AM THE PERSIMMON CREEK GNEISS, EASTERN BLUE RIDGE, NC-GA: EVIDENCE FOR THE MISSING ARC?: MESCHTER, Susanne M., Department of Geology, Vanderbilt Univ, Nashville, TN 37235, susannemeschter@hotmail.com, MILLER, Calvin F., Department of Geology, Vanderbilt Univ, P.O. Box 35-1805 Station B, Nashville, TN 37235, and FULLAGAR, Paul D., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ. of North Carolina, Campus Box 3315, Mitchell Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3315
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM GEOCHEMISTRY AND PROVENANCE OF INNER PIEDMONT PARAGNEISSES, NC AND SC: EVIDENCE FOR AN INTERNAL TERRANE BOUNDARY?: BREAM, Brendan R.1, HATCHER, Robert D.1, MILLER, Calvin F.2, and FULLAGAR, Paul D.3, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, Univ. of Tennessee, 306 Geology Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, bbream@utk.edu, (2) Department of Geology, Vanderbilt Univ, P.O. Box 35-1805 Station B, Nashville, TN 37235, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, Univ. of North Carolina, Campus Box 3315, Mitchell Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3315
10:40 AM TECTONOSTRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONSHIPS THAT DEFINE A FUNDAMENTAL APPALACHIAN TERRANE BOUNDARY WITHIN THE CENTRAL BLUE RIDGE OF NORTH GEORGIA: SETTLES, David J., HATCHER, Robert D., and BREAM, Brendan R., Geological Sciences, University of Tennessee, 306 Geology Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, dsettles@utk.edu
11:00 AM THE DAHLONEGA GOLD BELT AND HILLABEE GREENSTONE: EVIDENCE FOR FAST-PACED TACONIC TECTONISM IN THE EASTERN BLUE RIDGE?: GILLON, Kenneth A., RMT, Inc, 100 Verdae Blvd, Greenville, SC 29607-3825, ken.gillon@rmtinc.com.
11:20 AM ORIGINS OF MAFIC-ULTRAMAFIC COMPLEXES OF THE EASTERN BLUE RIDGE, SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS: GEOCHRONOLOGIC AND GEOCHEMICAL CONSTRAINTS: THOMAS, Christopher W.1, MILLER, C. F.1, BREAM, B. R.2, and FULLAGAR, P. D.3, (1) Geology, Vanderbilt Univ, Nashville, TN 37235, cw.thomas@vanderbilt.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, (3) Geological Sciences, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3315

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