The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Edmondia Marine Band

Computer Code: EMMB Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Bolsovian Substage (CC) — Bolsovian Substage (CC)
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: Originally used as a local name in the coalfields of South Derbyshire, Derbyshire-Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire, but subsequently adopted as the standard name for the marine band at this level throughout the UK [Ramsbottom and others, 1978].
Parent Unit: Pennine Middle Coal Measures Formation (PMCM)
Previous Name(s): Viaduct Marine Band (*511)
Kendrick Marine Band (*263)
Wear Mouth Marine Band (*264)
Lagrae Marine Band (*644)
Five Roads Marine Band (*148)
Foraminifera Marine Band (*149)
Manchester Marine Band (*150)
Risehow Marine Band (*402)
Ty Cerryg Marine Band (*883)
Rowhurst Rider Marine Band (*882)
Alternative Name(s): Risehow Marine Band
Rowhurst Rider Marine Band
Ty Cerryg Marine Band
Kendrick Marine Band
Wear Mouth Marine Band
Viaduct Marine Band
Five Roads Marine Band
Foraminifera Marine Band
Manchester Marine Band
Lagrae Marine Band
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Ramsbottom, W H C, Calver, M A, Eagar, R M C, Hodson, F, Holliday, D W, Stubblefield, C J and Wilson, R B. 1978. A correlation of the Silesian rocks in the British Isles. Geological Society of London, Special Report No.10. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E126 E232 E247 E021 E014 E078 E142