The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Raised Storm Beach Deposits, 2

Computer Code: RSB2 Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Quaternary Period (Q) — Quaternary Period (Q)
Lithological Description: Gravel and rarely sand; commonly with bank-like form; now above the level of the present shoreline as a result of earth movement or a general fall in sea level; older than 'Raised Storm Beach Deposits' and 'Raised Storm Beach Deposits 1' in the same map area. [Generic description].
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: Raised Storm Beach Deposits (RSBD)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
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