The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Little Limestone

Computer Code: LTLS Preferred Map Code: LTLS
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Pendleian Substage (CE) — Pendleian Substage (CE)
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: Stainmore Formation (SMGP)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): Upper Little Limestone
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Dunham, K C, and Wilson, A A. 1985. Geology of the Northern Pennine Orefield. Volume 2 Stainmore to Craven. Economic Memoir of the British Geological Survey, Sheets 40, 41 and 50, and parts of Sheets 31, 32, 51, 60 and 61(England and Wales). 
Trotter F M, (compiler) 1960. Lexique Stratigraphique International: Europe fascicule 3a, viii, p.185 (and references therein). 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E050 E032 E041 E031 E024 E020 E040 E023 E018 E026 E014 E013 E025 E001 E002