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  • ...shallow marine facies consisting of argillaceous rock, sandstone, coal and limestone. The lithostratigraphy is primarily identified from interpretation of boreh ...ground:#00a693" | Base Upper Limestone Formation bULGS (ULGS-CYCC) = Index Limestone (ILS-LMST)
    31 KB (4,726 words) - 09:21, 6 August 2015
  • :::Lower Limestone Formation :::Limestone Coal and Upper Limestone Formations
    7 KB (897 words) - 15:48, 8 November 2015
  • ...s of metres of coal-bearing strata. Sequences of sandstone, mudstone, thin limestone, coal and ironstone were laid down in subsiding basins. Limestones and othe ...ctions. Studies of fossiliferous strata such as shell-bearing mudstone and limestone enable the correlation or matching of sedimentary sequences.
    39 KB (5,756 words) - 11:19, 1 December 2015
  • ...referred to as Millstonemeadow by Watson (1911) is in strata of the Lower Limestone Formation. ...to hard limy siltstones and sandstones which rest on 5m of the Burdiehouse Limestone. The latter has also been quarried and mined at this locality. In 1870, the
    6 KB (856 words) - 00:13, 8 November 2015
  • | style="background-color: #daeef3;" | Base Upper Limestone Formation bULGS ...ground-color: #daeef3;" | Marking top Limestone Coal Formation. Base Index Limestone ILS
    3 KB (437 words) - 08:39, 5 April 2016
  • ...Table 3 shows the seams used and assumed thickness to the base of the Limestone Coal Formation. Where there was more than one seam covering an area, the lo |+ Table 3    Coal seam abandonment plan data in the Limestone Coal Formation that was used to guide the depth of the base of that unit in
    12 KB (1,823 words) - 08:39, 5 April 2016
  • ...erkland Burn near Brodick Castle overlie sand­stones and mudstones of the Limestone Coal Formation (Namurian).
    14 KB (2,109 words) - 12:25, 1 February 2018
  • == Lower Limestone Group (now known as the Lower Limestone Formation) == ...15529.jpg|thumbnail|Comparative generalised vertical sections of the Lower Limestone Group. P915529.]]
    13 KB (2,031 words) - 13:00, 1 February 2018
  • | Upper Limestone Group||Upper Limestone Formation | Limestone Coal Group||Limestone Coal Formation
    19 KB (2,927 words) - 13:01, 1 February 2018
  • ...Machrihanish Coalfield, borehole evidence shows that the lower part of the Limestone Coal Formation, including the economic coal seams, is absent and the sedime ...ormably overlie the Clyde Plateau Volcanic Formation. A maximum of 20 m of limestone and limy shale rests on laterite in Tirfergus Glen and rests on bauxite in
    8 KB (1,229 words) - 16:37, 31 January 2018
  • ...oup: the Hurlet, the Blackhall and the Inchinnan, as well as the Blackbyre Limestone belonging to the Strathclyde Group. The Gosford Bay Sill which is exposed a ...e sequences is the Blackbyre Limestone, a pale grey crinoidal argillaceous limestone indicative of a transition to a deeper marine sedimentary environment.
    20 KB (2,825 words) - 17:18, 29 June 2016
  • ...urces in East Lothian; these strata have been mined and quarried for coal, limestone and sandstone for a range of usages. ...LC_25). The most remarkable erratic is at Kidlaw (ELC_23), where a mass of limestone c.0.2&nbsp;km<sup>2</sup> forms the largest known erratic in Scotland (Kend
    18 KB (2,695 words) - 13:56, 16 June 2016
  • [[File:P006000.jpg|thumbnail|Palaeokarst surface of the Blackbyre Limestone (Aberlady Formation. P006000.]] ...(including the prominent Cove Harbour and Bilsdean sandstones), bioclastic limestone with a varied shelly fauna, and the two Cove Marine bands, the lower of whi
    14 KB (2,018 words) - 16:11, 1 February 2018
  • ...ously in small areas on its western and northern margins. The mudstone and limestone include at least two marine beds with a fauna of bryozoa, brachiopods, gast ...40 m thick and rests unconformably on the Enterkin Mudstone, the Closeburn Limestone, or where these are overstepped, Lower Palaeozoic rocks. Whilst the member
    19 KB (2,831 words) - 16:11, 1 February 2018
  • ...tion materials, as a concrete aggregate, and for roadstone. The working of limestone for the production of agricultural lime has been of historical importance l ...r Group) as well as the adjacent wacke sandstone units. Some Carboniferous limestone produced from quarries near Canonbie has also been used locally for roadsto
    9 KB (1,370 words) - 16:10, 1 February 2018
  • ...shallow marine facies consisting of argillaceous rock, sandstone, coal and limestone. The lithostratigraphy is primarily identified from interpretation of boreh ...olor: #92cddc;" | Base Upper Limestone Formation bULGS (ULGS-CYCC) = Index Limestone (ILS-LMST)
    34 KB (5,001 words) - 12:40, 10 November 2016
  • ...the study area, older Carboniferous strata of the Limestone Coal and Lower Limestone formations (Clackmannan Group) are expected at depths of around 500–1600& ...le channelised sandstones in the Upper Limestone, Limestone Coal and Lower Limestone formations are known in the wider Glasgow area. Deeper, lower Carboniferous
    87 KB (12,914 words) - 15:37, 16 April 2018
  • :::Upper Limestone Formation; :::Limestone Coal Formation;
    16 KB (2,356 words) - 15:37, 16 April 2018
  • ===Upper Limestone Formation=== ===Limestone Coal Formation===
    7 KB (935 words) - 15:38, 16 April 2018
  • ...ormation and the top of the Upper Limestone Formation, are exposed only in limestone quarries, some of which are extensive, but during the summer in particular This sequence, dominated by freshwater limestone, is undoubtedly one of the most internationally significant geological loca
    17 KB (2,655 words) - 12:27, 3 April 2019

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