|Mourne Plain Complex - Glenloughan Pit||Down|
|Site Type: ||Pit|
|Site Status: |
|Grid Reference: ||J32563169|
|Rock Age: ||Quaternary (Late Midlandian)|
|Other interest: ||No data, Glacial deposit, Glaciomarine deposit, Glaciotectonic, ice lobe, moraine, outwash|
Summary of site:
This pit exposes a sequence of sediments through the Cranfield Moraine which clearly indicate deposition from melting ice into the marine environment. To understand their significance and context see record 441, Mourne Plain Complex û Cranfield Moraine.