The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Woodhouse Grit [Obsolete Name And Code: See WOHF And MGG]

Computer Code: WHGT Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Marsdenian Substage (CZ) — Marsdenian Substage (CZ)
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: West Yorkshire area [Woodhouse Quarries, about 1 mile south of Keighley].
Parent Unit: Millstone Grit Group [See Also MIGR] (MG)
Previous Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Alternative Name(s): Midglet Grit
Woodhouse Flags
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:
E069