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  • It is only in the outer foldings of the highlands that Palaeozoic fossiliferous deposits are found - Silurian, Devonian, Carboniferous and Permo-Carboniferous.
  • Such foldings, however, can often be distinctly seen, either on some cliff or coast-line, or in the traverse of a piece of hilly or mountainous ground.
  • Such foldings of strata must always die out unless they are abruptly terminated by dislocations.
  • New masses of granites protruded next from underneath, and the Bothnian deposits underwent foldings in their turn, while denudation was again at work on a grand scale.
  • A new series of Jatulian deposits was formed and a new system of foldings followed; but these were the last in this part of the globe.
 

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