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Stratigraphic range: Paleocene
|Unit of||Lambeth Group|
|Overlies||Upnor Formation (London Basin), Chalk Group (Hampshire Basin)|
|Thickness||Up to 27 m, generally 12 to 16 m|
|Extent||London Basin, Hampshire Basin|
|Named for||Reading, Berkshire|
The Reading Formation is a geologic formation in southern England. It dates to the Paleogene period, and is part of the Lambeth Group. It overlies the London Basin and is below the Harwich Formation.
- "The BGS Lexicon of Named Rock Units — Result Details: Reading Formation". British Geological Survey. Retrieved 5 February 2016.
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