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NENE48.3 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceHulme Quarry National Nature Reserve - Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, UK.

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Hulme Quarry located at Park Hall Country Park in Weston Coyney, is a disused quarry designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest because it is a key site in understanding the Triassic environment in both a regional and national context.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/1/2018

last visited: never

Image for Brown End Quarry - Waterhouses, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.view gallery

NENE62 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceBrown End Quarry - Waterhouses, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.

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Brown End Quarry located at Waterhouses is a disused quarry designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest because it demonstrates a particular type of limestone not seen in many locations in the Peak District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/25/2018

last visited: 8/28/2018

Image for Mam Tor Landslip, Castleton, Derbyshire, UKview gallery

NENE92.2 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceMam Tor Landslip, Castleton, Derbyshire, UK

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A fine example of a rotational landslip on the side of Mam Tor with attendant road destruction

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hillhiker1

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/20/2010

last visited: 2/2/2013

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SESE129.2 km

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Places of Geologic SignificanceRock Edge - Oxford, England

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The rocks and fossils revelead in this disused quarry tell a fascinating story of what Oxford and the surrounding area was like 155 million years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella

location: Southern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/29/2012

last visited: never

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