The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

River Terrace Deposits, 7 To 9

Computer Code: T7T9 Preferred Map Code: T7T9
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Quaternary Period (Q) — Quaternary Period (Q)
Lithological Description: Sand and gravel.
Definition of Lower Boundary: Unconformable on various pre-Quaternary formations.
Definition of Upper Boundary: Present-day ground surface.
Thickness: From 3 m to 6 m thick.
Geographical Limits: Ringwood, Hampshire (Sheet E 314).
Parent Unit: Not Applicable (-)
Previous Name(s): Valley Gravel (VLGR)
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:
E314