The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Knighton Member

Computer Code: KNSG Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Pending Upgrade
Age range: Quaternary Period (Q) — Quaternary Period (Q)
Lithological Description: Sand and gravel, locally with lenses of silt, clay or peat. [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: Soar Valley Formation (SOARV)
Previous Name(s): Knighton Sand And Gravel (-4734)
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:
none recorded or not applicable