The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Orcadian Old Red Sandstone Supergroup [Obsolete: Subsumed Within The ORS]

Computer Code: OORS Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Early Devonian Epoch (DL) — Late Devonian Epoch (DU)
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: none recorded or not applicable
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): Old Red Sandstone Supergroup
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