Figure 8. Multiple folding of the Cape Elizabeth Formation, Two Lights State Park. (a) Earlier recumbent folds with closely-spaced fractures (axial plane cleavage) parallel to the axial planes of the recumbent folds. This axial plane cleavage is gently flexed by the later upright folds. Refer to Figure 8b for an interpretative sketch of features shown in the photograph.

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