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Horní Lochov - vyhlídka Mír

General Characteristics

County (administration): Hradec Králové Region
District (town): Jičín
Cadastre: Horní Lochov
Map 1 : 50 000 (sheet No): 0334, 03344
Geological region: Czech Cretaceous Basin - Jizera Cretaceous & Cretaceous of the lower section of Labe River, Ploučnice, Kamenice and the Děčínský Sněžník Mt.
Accessibility: - passable footpath
Excursion locality: yes
ID : 4318


Regional geologic unit: Bohemian Massif - superficial deposits and post-Variscian magmatites - Cretaceous - Czech Cretaceous Basin
Stratigraphy: mezozoikum - křída - svrchní křída - coniak
Subject: geomorphology, sedimentology
Geological phenomenon: selective erosion, rock pillar, gully, karren, bedding
Genesis: aquatic (water activity), sedimentary, frost weathering
Rock: sandstone

Territorial conservation

Level of protection: Nature reserve
Protection of a geol. phenomenon: A - Protected Area: (declared as Geological and Biological Locality)
Part of LEPA (Large-size especially protected areas): CHKO (Protected landscape area) - Český ráj
Part of the Geopark: Bohemian Paradise
Conflicts of interests: without conflicts


Čáp, P. ed.(2022): Vysvětlivky k základní geologické mapě ČR 1 : 25 000, list 03-344 Sobotka. – MS Čes. geol. služ. Praha.; Čech, S. – Uličný, D. (2021): The Turonian-Coniacian stage boundary in an expanded siliciclastic succession: Integrated stratigraphy in deltaic through offshore facies, Bohemian Cretaceous Basin. – Cretaceous Research 117, January : 104576, 1-29. ISSN 0195-6671. DOI 10.1016/j.cretres.2020.104576; ULIČNÝ, D. (2001): Depositional systems and sequence stratigraphy of coarse-grained deltas in a shallow marine, strike-slip setting: the Bohemian Cretaceous Basin, Czech Republic. – Sedimentology, 48, 599–628; ULIČNÝ, D. – LAURIN, J. – ČECH, S. (2009a): Controls on clastic sequence geometries in a shallow marine, transtensional basin: the Bohemian Cretaceous Basin, Czech Republic. – Sedimentology, 56, 1077–1114; Čáp, P., et.al. (2022?): Základní geologická mapa České republiky 1 : 25 000 s Vysvětlivkami 03-344 Sobotka. - Česká geologická služba. Praha.

Elaboration and Updating

Elaborated by: Čech Stanislav, 03.05.22


The database Significant geological localities of the Czech Republic: 4318 [online]. Prague: Czech Geological Survey, 1998 [cit. 2023-12-04]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/4318.

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