The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Albert Coal (Rothbury Area) [Obsolete Name And Code: Use YARD]

Computer Code: ALBT Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Duckmantian Substage (CB) — Duckmantian Substage (CB)
Lithological Description: none recorded or not applicable
Definition of Lower Boundary: none recorded or not applicable
Definition of Upper Boundary: none recorded or not applicable
Thickness: none recorded or not applicable
Geographical Limits: none recorded or not applicable
Parent Unit: Pennine Middle Coal Measures Formation (PMCM)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): Yard Coal (Northumberland)
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Fowler, A. 1936. The geology of the country around Rothbury, Amble and Ashington : explanation of sheets 9 and 10. Memoir of the Geological Survey, England and Wales. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E009