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):
Bristow, C.R., 1985. Geology of the country around Chelmsford. Memoir of the British Geological Survey Sheet 241 (England and Wales). 
Wooldridge, S.W., 1924. The Bagshot Beds of Essex. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 35, 359-383. 
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/. 
Curry, D. 1958. Part 3a XII Palaeogene. Lexique Stratigraphique International. Whittard, W F, and Simpson, S (editors). Vol.1 Europe (Paris: Centre Nationale de la Research Scientifique.) 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E241 E240 E258 E259