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General Characteristics

County (administration): Zlín Region
District (town): Vsetín
Cadastre: Malá Lhota
Map 1 : 50 000 (sheet No): 2523, 25233
Geological region: Fore-Magura, Rača (E from the Napajedla gateway), Bystrica & Bílé Karpaty units
Accessibility: - no traffic restriction ( by car)
Technical object: guarry
Excursion locality: yes
ID : 1064


Short characteristics of the site: The abandoned quarry serves as reference locality for the geological map 1:25000, showing typical lithology and of the Rusava Member of the Zlín Formation. Nearby sandstone rocks are of limited geomorphological interest.
Regional geologic unit: Carpathian - Flysch belt - Magurian group of nappes, Carpathian - Flysch belt - Magurian group of nappes
Stratigraphy: Eocene
Subject: economic geology, geomorphology, lithology
Geological phenomenon: rock
Genesis: sedimentary
Rock: sandstone, conglomerate

Territorial conservation

Level of protection: Registered interesting geological localities
Protection of a geol. phenomenon: C - Geological phenomenon is the reason for a registration in the database of CGS
Conflicts of interests: open cast mining


Pesl,V.(1990): Základní geologická mapa 1:25 000, list 25-233 Valašská Bystřice. Brno, ÚÚG 1990.;Bubík, M. et al. (2007): Vysvětlivky k základní geologické mapě ČR 1 : 25 000, 25-233 Valašská Bystřice. - MS Česká geologická služba, 75 s. Praha.

Elaboration and Updating

Elaborated by: Kirchner Karel, 30.11.95
Updated by: Gürtlerová Pavla 22.02.12, Bubík Miroslav 27.02.12


The database Significant geological localities of the Czech Republic: 1064 [online]. Prague: Czech Geological Survey, 1998 [cit. 2019-08-26]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/1064.

Location in map:

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Miroslav Bubík, 2007

(C) 2003-2012 ČGS, verse aplikace 1.21 [3.2.2016]