The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Fogger Reef Limestone

Computer Code: FGL Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Chadian Substage (CI) — Chadian Substage (CI)
Lithological Description: Poorly bedded porcellanous and "tuffaceous"-appearing limestones with associated contemoraneous breccias/conglomerates.
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: Local to the area around Fogger (Fogga) near Bell Busk, Yorkshire.
Parent Unit: Hodder Mudstone Formation (HOM)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Arthurton, R S, Johnson, E W and Mundy, D J C. 1988. Geology of the country around Settle. Memoir of the British Geological Survey, Sheet 60 (England and Wales). 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
none recorded or not applicable