Map record details

Map series Geological Survey of England and Wales 1:63,360/1:50,000 geological map series, New Series 
Sheet number 176 
Sheet title Lowestoft. 
Map type Solid and Drift 
Scale 1:50 000 
Publication year 1996 
Author statement Original geological survey at 1:63 360 scale by J.H. Blake, W.H. Dalton, C. Reid, W. Whitaker and H.B. Woodward. Published as Old Series Sheets 49 NW, 50 NE, 66 SE and 66 W in 1881-84. Surveyed at 1:10 560 and 1:10 000 scale by B.S.P. Moorlock, R.J.O. Hamblin, S.J. Booth, C. Wilcox, P.M. Hopson, A. Horton, T.E. Lawson, D.H. Jeffery, R.J. Wyatt, N.B. Berridge, J.J. Pattison and A.N. Morigi between 1969-1993. S.C.A. Holmes, W.A. Read, R.A.B. Bazley, R.G. Thurrell, Regional Geologists. Marine Geology by P.S. Balson. Deep seismic interpretation by J. Allsop. Hydrographic data supplied by the Hydrographic Office, Taunton, Somerset, TAl 2DN. 
Published statement Published 1996. Print code: 96/1800. 
View map View map | Buy direct from BGS Bookshop | Request a paper map or scanned copy

Terms of use

Geological data associated with this map as displayed in this viewer is made available under the Open Government Licence, subject to the following acknowledgement accompanying any reproduced BGS materials: "Contains British Geological Survey materials © UKRI [year]".

Maps include topographical data. Use of this data is subject to terms and conditions:

  1. You are granted a non-exclusive, royalty free revocable licence solely to view the licensed data for non-commercial purposes for the period during which the British Geological Survey makes it available;
  2. You are not permitted to copy, sub-license, distribute, sell or otherwise make available the Licensed Data to third parties in any form; and
  3. Third party rights to enforce the terms of this licence shall be reserved to Ordnance Survey.

© Crown copyright and database rights 1996 Ordnance Survey 100021290.

Please be aware that separate terms will be supplied with digital or hard copy versions of the map purchased via the BGS Bookshop.