The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Glaciolacustrine Deposits

Computer Code: GLLD Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Pleistocene Epoch (QP) — Pleistocene Epoch (QP)
Lithological Description: Silt and clay, laminated, commonly rich in organic matter, locally with interbedded peat; of glaciolacustrine 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: none recorded or not applicable
Parent Unit: Not Entered (?)
Previous Name(s): Glacial Lake Deposits (-12)
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:
E221 S015 S023 S031 S031 E130 E203 E078 E142 E024 E014 S032 S040 E141 S084 S030 S038 S076 E096 N28 E214