The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Pinskey Gill Formation

Computer Code: PNKG Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Pending Upgrade
Age range: Courceyan Substage (CF) — Courceyan Substage (CF)
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: To 50m
Geographical Limits: none recorded or not applicable
Parent Unit: Ravenstonedale Group (RVS)
Previous Name(s): Pinskey Gill Beds (-4261)
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
Garwood, E J. 1913. The Lower Carboniferous succession in the north-west of England. Journal of the Geological Society, London, Vol.68 (for 1912), 449-586. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E040