The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Interglacial Beach Deposits

Computer Code: IGBD Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Quaternary Period (Q) — Quaternary Period (Q)
Lithological Description: Clay, silt, sand and shingle; sheet, dune or bank forms; of beach origin, from interglacial periods. [ Generic description].
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): Interglacial Gravel Beach Deposits (-1610)
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:
E080 E089 E090 E091