Steeply plunging (to the left) syncline in Moodies Group sediments. You're viewing it obliquely here, with one limb making up the resistant outcrops of the opposite valley wall.
Barberton Greenstone Belt: Mapepe Formation (Fig Tree Group) outcrops featuring chert, conglomerate, spherule beds, and barite horizons.
Chemical sedimentary rock precipitated onto the seafloor following a major change in ocean chemistry. Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa
Barberton Greenstone Belt outcrops featuring chert, conglomerate, spherule beds, and barite horizons.
View across the central Barberton Greenstone Belt toward Barite Valley.
Three phases of the intrusion can be discerned in this outcrop.
showing mafic enclaves and drill core sampling holes
with sampling core holes in evidence!
Barberton Greenstone Belt, South Africa
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