Table 5.3 – Present nomenclature, modified after Hong Kong Geological Survey Memoirs 1-6, of volcanic successions in Hong Kong (based on Campbell & Sewell, 1998)
Lantau District NE
New Territories
Sha Tin, Kowloon and Hong Kong
Island
Sai Kung/
Clearwater Bay
NW
New Territories
  Top not seen   Top not seen   Top not seen   Top not seen   Top not seen
Kau Sai Chau
Volcanic
Group
Undifferentiated Kau Sai Chau
Volcanic
Group
High Island
Formation
Clearwater Bay
Formation
  Top not seen Repulse Bay
Volcanic
Group
Pan Long Wan
Formation
Mang Kung Uk
Formation
Repulse Bay
Volcanic
Group
Che Kwu Shan
Formation
Che Kwu Shan
Formation
Repulse Bay
Volcanic
Group
Long Harbour
Formation
Long Harbour
Formation
Long Harbour
Formation
Repulse
Bay
Volcanic
Group
Mount Davis
Formation
Ngo Mei Chau
Formation
Mount Davis
Formation
Mount Davis
Formation
    Ap Lei Chau
Formation
Ap Lei Chau
Formation
Lantau
Volcanic
Group
Undifferentiated Lantau
Volcanic
Group
Lai Chi Chong
Formation
  Base not seen   Base not seen
    Tsuen Wan
Volcanic
Group
Sai Lau Kong
Formation
Top not seen
Tai Mo Shan
Formation
Tsuen Wan
Volcanic
Group
Tai Mo Shan
Formation
Tsuen Wan
Volcanic
Group
Tai Mo Shan
Formation
Tsuen Wan
Volcanic
Group
Shing Mun
Formation
Shing Mun
Formation
Shing Mun
Formation
Shing Mun
Formation
  Yim Tin Tsai
Formation
  Base not seen Yim Tin Tsai
Formation
Yim Tin Tsai
Formation
  Base not seen       Base not seen

Top not seen
Tuen Mun
Formation
Base not seen

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