Brussels Hill

Steven Dutch, Professor Emeritus, Natural and Applied Sciences, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay


A steep hill near Brussels with numerous Silurian exposures. The layers are tilted in the roadcuts on Highway 57 but the disturbance seems to be due to karst collapse rather than tectonic disturbance.

Light brown shows bedrock bluffs

Approaching Brussels Hill from the west on old Highway 54
Right and below: outcrops at the top of Brussels Hill.

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Created 19 May 1999, Last Update 13 September 2018