Weser und Leine am Berglandrand zur Ober- und Mittelterrassen-Zeit

Peter Rohde
Up to the beginning o f the Elsterian glaciation, the Weser River had quite a different course near the northern edge of the Niedersachsen Upland, than it has today. Its previous course is marked by the towns of Hameln, Springe, Nordstemmen, Hannover, Mellendorf and (?) Nienburg. Near Nordstemmen it was joined by the Leine River. The reconstruction is based on remains of the Upper Terrace/Oberterrasse gravel deposits, which contain pebbles of Thüringer Wald volcanics. Only...