The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Kilchrist Member

Computer Code: KILL Preferred Map Code: KilL
Status Code: Pending Upgrade
Age range: Arenig Series (OR) — Arenig Series (OR)
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: none recorded or not applicable
Parent Unit: Strath Suardal Formation (SSLL)
Previous Name(s): Kilchrist Formation (-1622)
Part Of Strath Suardal And Beinn An Dubhaich Formation (-4121)
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Holroyd, J D, 1994. The structure and stratigraphy of the Suardal area, Isle of Skye, north-west Scotland. Unpublished PhD thesis, University of Manchester. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
S071