The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Meall Dubh Metabasite Formation

Computer Code: MEDB Preferred Map Code: symb
Status Code: Pending Upgrade
Age range: Neoproterozoic Era (AZ) — Neoproterozoic Era (AZ)
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: Easdale Subgroup (DBED)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): Farragon Beds
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Smith, C G, Goodman, S and Robertson S. 2003. Geology of the Ballater district. Memoir of the British Geological Survey, Sheet 65E (Scotland). 
Harris, A L, Haselock, P J, Kennedy, M J and Mendum, J R, 1994. The Dalradian Supergroup in Scotland, Shetland and Ireland. 33-53 in Gibbons, W E and Harris, A L (editors). A revised correlation of Precambrian rocks in the British Isles. Special Report of the Geological Society, London, No.22. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
S065