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  Danes Dyke
  Great Britain

Added:
july 2003
Last Modified:
july 2003

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Location description

This coastal cliff consists of soft fossiliferous limestone. There is a large variety of sponges. You can also find bivalves, sea urchins and belemnites here.


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The beach at Danes Dyke. © Photo: UKFossils.info
Added by: admin on 23-06-2011

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Directions

Take the B1265 from Bridlington to Flamborough. In a forested valley go right on a small road. From there you can reach the cliffs.

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Finds

Sponges, bivalves, sea urchins, belemnites and other fossils from the Cretaceous period.

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Museum: Whitby Museum
Society: Hull Geological Society: University of Hull

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