In Aust a cliff exposes sediments from the Triassic period. Under the northern Severn bridge you can find various fossils.
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The cliffs at Aust.
Added by: webmaster on 21-06-2011
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From the north in direction Aust: At the roundabout take road A403 (Aust). Immediately take the exit to the secondary road down to the river. The best collecting is on the beach.
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Bones and teeth of reptiles like Ichtyosaur and Plesiosaur, shark teeth and fish remains from the Triassic period.
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Fossil location: Westbury-on-Severn
Society: Bath Geological Society: Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
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