The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Fluvioglacial Sand And Gravel, Loch Lomond Readvance [Now Obsolete]

Computer Code: FGSL Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Quaternary Period (Q) — Quaternary Period (Q)
Lithological Description: Sand and gravel, locally with lenses of silt or clay of glaciofluvial origin.
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: Around the periphery and within areas covered by glacier ice during the Loch Lomand Stadial.
Parent Unit: Caledonia Glacigenic Group (CALI)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
none recorded or not applicable
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
S062 S063 S072 S082 S054 S062