The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details

Arctic Freshwater Bed

Computer Code: FRESA Preferred Map Code: notEntered
Status Code: Index Level
Age range: Cromerian Stage (QC) — Cromerian Stage (QC)
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: none recorded or not applicable
Parent Unit: Bacton Member (BACTO)
Previous Name(s): Arctic Freshwater Bed [Duplicate: use FRESA] (-163)
Alternative Name(s): none recorded or not applicable
Stratotypes:
none recorded or not applicable
Reference(s):
McMillan, A A, Hamblin, R J O, and Merritt, J W. 2011. A lithostratigraphical framework for onshore Quaternary and Neogene (Tertiary) superficial deposits of Great Britain and the Isle of Man. British Geological Survey Research Report, RR/10/03. 343pp. 
Reid, C. 1882. The geology of the country around Cromer. Memoir of the Geological Survey of Great Britain. 
1:50K maps on which the lithostratigraphical unit is found, and map code used:
none recorded or not applicable