Ammonites

ammonite
This picture shows an ammonite found at Southam Cement Works.

If you ever find fossils by the sea...

...you might fill your pockets with scores of spiralling ammonite fossils.

But ammonites don't begin and end with today's summers by the sea.

200 million years ago, they lived in Warwickshire's own Jurassic sea.

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