Mountain building in Scotland
Mountain building in Scotland

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Mountain building in Scotland

6 Exhumation of the Grampian mountains

The document attached below includes the sixth section of Mountain building in Scotland. In this section, you will find the following subsections:

  • 6.1 Introduction

  • 6.2 Uplift and cooling history of the Grampian mountains

  • 6.3 Magmatism during exhumation

  • 6.4 The record of exhumation in sedimentary basins

  • 6.5 Synthesis: time constraints on the Grampian phase

  • 6.6 How high were the Grampian mountains?

  • 6.7 Summary of Section 6

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