The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Woofferton Sand And Gravel

Computer Code: WNSG Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Pending Upgrade
Age range: Devensian Stage (QD) — Devensian Stage (QD)
Lithological Description: Sand and gravel, locally with lenses of silt, clay or peat. [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: 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):
Cross, P and Hodgson, J M, 1975. New evidence for the glacial diversion of the River Teme near Ludlow, Salop. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, Vol.86, 313-331. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
E181