The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Landslide Deposits

Computer Code: SLIP Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Quaternary Period (Q) — Quaternary Period (Q)
Lithological Description: Debris slide of rock and soil, including mud flows; commonly lies unconformably on bedrock. [Generic description]. Variable material, dependent on the nature of the upslope material and the type of slip failure. [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: Mass Movement Deposits (MASMD)
Previous Name(s): Landslip (-530)
Landslide (-1828)
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:
S015 S023 E237 E021 E014 S037 S037 S013 S031 S031 E078 E070 E077 E219 E355 E356 E142 E022 E024 E028 E048 S024 E268 S033 S032 S032 S036 S040 S034 S084 S030 S038 S039 S039 S096 S074 S071 S072 S080 S080 S081 S082 S043 S044 S044 S043 S082 S093 S097 S053 S096 S054 S061 S117 S061 S062 S127 S128 S131 E281 E264 E353 E354 E217 E341 E342 E326 E171 E096 N28 E214 E327