Sedimentation history of the Palaeoproterozoic Dhanjori Formation , Singhbhum , eastern India

@inproceedings{Mazumdera2004SedimentationHO,
  title={Sedimentation history of the Palaeoproterozoic Dhanjori Formation , Singhbhum , eastern India},
  author={Rajat Mazumdera and Subir Sarkarb},
  year={2004}
}
  • Rajat Mazumdera, Subir Sarkarb
  • Published 2004
The Palaeoproterozoic Dhanjori Formation, eastern India is a terrestrial (dominantly fluvial) volcano-sedimentary succession. Basal conglomerate, coarse-grained sandstone, and shale rests directly on the granite basement and represents the distal fringe of an alluvial fan complex. Sieve, sheet flood, mass flow and alluvial channel and overbank deposits comprise the fan segment. The rest of the formation is entirely constituted by fining upward fluvial cycles. An event of basin tilting and… CONTINUE READING

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