Zur Genese der Hönninger Sande (unterer Mittelrhein)

Wolfgang Boenigk & Christian Hoselmann
In the area of the Lower Middle Rhine Valley serveral sand deposits within the older main terrace havebeen investigated. This sand facies which can reach a thickness up to 30 m is called the "Hönninger Sande". The "Hönninger Sande" are correlated with the "Mosbacher Sande", namely with the middle and the upper part of the "Mittlere" respectively "Grauen Mosbachs" near Wiesbaden. As a result of this correlation the older main terrace in the Lower Middle...