The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Rosyth Algal Dolostone

Computer Code: ROAL Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Asbian Substage (CR) — Asbian Substage (CR)
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: Sandy Craig Formation (SCB)
Previous Name(s): Rosyth Algal Limestone (-3643)
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
Type Area  Northern part of Rosyth Docks 
Reference(s):
none recorded or not applicable
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
S032