The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Bagshot Pebble Bed

Computer Code: BGP Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Ypresian Age (GY) — Ypresian Age (GY)
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: Bagshot Formation (BGS)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Aldiss, D.T., 2012. The stratigraphical framework for the Palaeogene successions of the London Basin, UK. British Geological Survey Open Report OR/12/004. Available from http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/17121/. 
Bristow, C.R., 1985. Geology of the country around Chelmsford. Memoir of the British Geological Survey Sheet 241 (England and Wales). 
Curry, D., 1958. Part 3a XII Palaeogene, In: Whittard, W.F., Simpson, S. (Eds.), Lexique Stratigraphique International. Centre Nationale de la Research Scientifique, Paris. 
Wooldridge, S.W., 1924. The Bagshot Beds of Essex. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 35, 359-383. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E241 E240 E258 E259