Middlesboro Impact Structure Field Trip, 23-May-2002


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Topo map of Pineville, KY area showing Chained Rock
Pineville, KY area map showing waypoints
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 24) View of Pineville from first overlook
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 24) View of Pineville from first overlook
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 24) Who is that suspicious photographer and why is he pointing that thing at me?
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 24) The overlook is just not quite high enough for Tom.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Pineville from the Chained Rock
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Moss patterns on the rock.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Stairs leading to the Chained Rock
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Rounded weathering features on the surface of the chained rock (expansion of fractures by freeze and thaw).
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Pineville from the Chained Rock. Note floodwall along 25E.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) The Chained Rock
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) View south toward Cumberland Mountain from the Chained Rock
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) The Chained Rock
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) The Chained Rock
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) The Chained Rock. To make friends with the Pineville natives, Bethany waves at them.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25)
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) The chain is attached to the anchor pin by the small rusty cable.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Northern Fence Lizard
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Digital mapping group field party.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) View generally south along 25E and Cumberland River toward Cumberland Mountain.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Weathering along fractures on surface of Chained Rock.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Digital Mapping Group field party.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) Historic marker at Chained Rock.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) View from trail toward anchor point of Chained Rock.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) View from Chained Rock back to anchor point. Note Mountain Laurel beginning to bloom.
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Chained Rock, Pineville, KY (WPT 25) View from Chained Rock back to anchor point.
   

© 2002,2003 Brandon C. Nuttall, Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentucky
Created 28-May-2002
Table created by Thumber