Jurassic Fishcake
quarries

Leave pastry to rise for 160 million more years.....

As the seas pass away, the pastry continues to form a crust - and the modern Warwickshire landscape emerges from the old seascape.

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Quarries at Napton Hill and Southam, 1970s.

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scroll fossils
spiriferina
sea urchin
scallop
horse mussel
devil's toenail

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