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General Characteristics

County (administration): Ústí nad Labem Region
District (town): Louny
Cadastre: Krásný Dvůr
Map 1 : 50 000 (sheet No): 1122, 11224
Geological region: Neovolcanics of the České středohoří Mts.
Accessibility: - no traffic restriction ( by car)
Technical object: guarry
ID : 2955


Short characteristics of the site: Neovolcanics of the České Středohoří Mts. Abandoned quarry exposing distal parts of the Doupov volcanic complex. Several bodies of distal lahar deposits of sandy character with some basalt fragments are covered by a fluvial volcaniclastic deposit and a lava flow which represents youngest part of this sequence.
Regional geologic unit: Bohemian Massif - superficial deposits and post-Variscian magmatites - Tertiary - Basins under Krušné hory Mts.and adjoining volcanic uplands
Stratigraphy: kenozoikum - terciér (paleogén - neogén)
Subject: volcanology
Geological phenomenon: volcaniclastic deposits, lahar
Genesis: volcanic
Rock: basaltoid (basaltic-rock)

Territorial conservation

Level of protection: Registered geological localities suggested for protection
Protection of a geol. phenomenon: C - Geological phenomenon is the reason for a registration in the database of CGS
Conflicts of interests: without conflicts


Hradecký P. a kol. (v tisku): Základní geologická mapa České republiky 1 : 25 000 s Vysvětlivkami 1 : 25 000 11-224 Nepomyšl. Česká geologická služba. Praha

Elaboration and Updating

Elaborated by: Gürtlerová Pavla, 21.01.09


The database Significant geological localities of the Czech Republic: 2955 [online]. Prague: Czech Geological Survey, 1998 [cit. 2023-02-04]. Available from: http:// lokality.geology.cz/2955.

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