The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Coney Weston Sand And Gravel Member

Computer Code: CNYSG Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Full
Age range: Pleistocene Epoch (QP) — Pleistocene Epoch (QP)
Lithological Description: none recorded or not applicable
Definition of Lower Boundary: none recorded or not applicable
Definition of Upper Boundary: Truncated by Lowestoft Till Member.
Thickness: Typically between 2 and 6 metres.
Geographical Limits: Restricted to the area between Knettishall and Diss.
Parent Unit: Happisburgh Glacigenic Formation (HPGL)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
Type Section  Dis-used sand and gravel pit and Knettishall, Suffolk. 
Reference(s):
Lewis, S G, Rose, J, Davies, H. 1998. Pre-Anglian fluvial and glaciogenic sediments, Knettishall, Suffolk, England. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 110, 17-32. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E174