Das Quartärprofil am Steilufer der Elbe bei Lauenburg

Klaus-Dieter Meyer
Stratigraphy and exposure of beds along the bluffs of the river Elbe west of Lauenburg are described. Deposits dated as Miocene, Elster Ice Age and Holstein Interglacial have been encountered in borings only. The bluff is prevailingly composed of rocks belonging to the Drenthe stage. The latter is represented by at least three different ground moraines, apart from intercalated basin silts, basin sands and glacial-fluviatile sands. According to the dimensions, the three ground moraines may...