The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Slievebane Group [Obsolete Code: Use SLI]

Computer Code: SBG Preferred Map Code: SbG
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Langsettian Substage (CA) — Duckmantian Substage (CB)
Lithological Description: Conglomerates form upper part of group. Thin formation of mudrocks occur at base of group.
Definition of Lower Boundary: Faulted.
Definition of Upper Boundary: Faulted.
Thickness: c. 1080 metres.
Geographical Limits: Not defined.
Parent Unit: Not Entered (?)
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:
N32