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Dimminsdale

Dimminsdale is a 37 hectare geological biological and Site of Special Scientific Interest partly in Derbyshire and partly in Leicestershire. It is located east of Calke in Derbyshire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site, and a area of 23. ...

Dover to Kingsdown Cliffs

Dover to Kingsdown Cliffs is a 207.7-hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest which runs along the Kent coast between Dover and Kingsdown. It is a Geological Conservation Review site and a Special Area of Conservation ...

Dryhill Nature Reserve

Dryhill is an 11.7-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest on the western outskirts of Sevenoaks in Kent. It is a Geological Conservation Review site, and an area of 9.5 hectares is a Local Nature Reserve A former quarry exposes ro ...

East Runton Cliffs

East Runton Cliffs is a 20.6-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Cromer in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. The foreshore exhibits the deposits of the lower Pleistocene, including large blocks of gl ...

East Walton and Adcocks Common

East Walton and Adcocks Common is a 62.4-hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south-east of Kings Lynn in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site and part of Norfolk Valley Fens Special Area of Conser ...

Ely Pits and Meadows

Ely Pits and Meadows is an 85.8 hectare Site of Special Scientific Interest on the eastern outskirts of Ely in Cambridgeshire. It is the only SSSI in the county which is designated both for its biological and geological interest. It is also a Geo ...

Enderby Warren Quarry

Enderby Warren Quarry is a 1.7 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest north of Enderby in Leicestershire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This former quarry is described by natural England nationally important because ...

Eye Gravel Pit

Eye Gravel Pit is a 0.4 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Eye Green in Cambridgeshire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site, and part of it overlaps Eye Green Local Nature Reserve. This former gravel pit in the East ...

Felpham SSSI

Felpham SSSI is a 1-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Bognor Regis in West Sussex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This short stretch of coast is one of three in the UK have fossil flora since the Paleocene, t ...

Fern House Gravel Pit

Fern House Gravel Pit is a 1.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Fern, near Bourne End in Buckinghamshire. It is also a Geological Conservation Review site. This site provides Pleistocene Taplow gravel formation, and can h ...

Ferry Cliff, Sutton

Ferry Cliff, Sutton is a 2.8 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site, and it is in the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This site provides rocks since ...

Finedon Top Lodge Quarry

Finedon Top Lodge Quarry, also known as Finedon Gullet is a 0.9 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest east of Wellingborough in Northamptonshire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site revealing a sequence of middle Jurassic ...

Flixton Quarry

Flixton Quarry is a 0.7 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south-west of Bungay in Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site has sand and gravel, which are believed to the glacial deposits Dating in the m ...

Fognam Chalk Quarry

Fognam Chalk Quarry is a 3-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Upper Lambourn in Berkshire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. It is in the North Wessex Downs. The website of private land with open access.

Folkestone to Etchinghill Escarpment

Folkestone to Etchinghill Escarpment is a 263.2-hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest on the northern outskirts of Folkestone in Kent. It is a Special Area of Conservation. An area of 205 hectares is a Nature Conse ...

Folkestone Warren

Folkestone Warren is a 316.3-hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest which runs along the coast between Folkestone and Dover in Kent. It is a Nature Conservation Review site and it contains three Geological Conservat ...

Freshfield Lane

Freshfield Lane is a 17-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest east of Haywards Heath in West Sussex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This working quarry exposes rocks that are dated formations in the Wealden group of ...

Gedgrave Hall Pit

Gedgrave Hall Pit is a 0.65 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Gedgrave, south of Saxmundham in Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site, and it is in the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Bea ...

Gipsy Lane Pit

Gipsy Lane Pit is a 0.5 hectares geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Leicester. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site is important for geologists for its Triassic stratigraphy and mineralogists as it is rich in sulf ...

Glandford (Hurdle Lane)

Glandford is a 9.4-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Sheringham in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site and it is in the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This is a working quarry in th ...

Glandford (Letheringsett Road)

Glandford is a 1.1-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Sheringham in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site and it is in the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This website is important beca ...

Globe Pit

Globe Pit is a 0.4 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Little Thurrock in Essex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. Natural England describes the globe a pit as "an important platform for the relationship of archae ...

Goldsands Road Pit

Goldsands Road Pit is a 1.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Southminster in Essex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site provides the earliest evidence of the combined ancient course of the Thames and th ...

Grace Dieu and High Sharpley

Grace Dieu and High Sharpley is an 86 hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest between Coalville and Shepshed in Leicestershire. Grace Dieu Quarry is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site consists of severa ...

Great Blakenham Pit

Great Blakenham Pit is a 2.2 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south of Great Blakenham in Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. It is described by natural England as key sites for the study of the Pleistocene ...

Greatness Brickworks

Greatness Brickworks is a 7.8-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Sevenoaks in Kent. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This website is very chalky bone-bearing, with large numbers of Ammonites. It is described by ...

Grimston Warren Pit

Grimston Warren Pit is a 6.6-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest east of Kings Lynn in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This former quarry is described by natural England as a "national important site for D ...

Halls Quarry

Halls Quarry is a 0.8 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest north-west of Ugley Green in Essex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. The site is divided into two small land. It provides glacial gravels, silt and moraine s ...

Happisburgh Cliffs

Happisburgh Cliffs is a 6.1-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of North Walsham in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. These rocks are unique as they show three glacial deposits, from 1.9 million years b ...

Hart Hill, Kent

Hart Hill is a 1.4-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest north-west of Charing Kent. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This website is controversial because it provides Lenham beds, a date that was controversial, but t ...

Harwich Foreshore

Harwich Foreshore is a 10.6 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Harwich in Essex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This website exposes stripes of ash on the base of the London clay from explosive volcanoes in Sc ...

Hascot Hill Pit

Hascot Hill Pit is a 0.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south-west of Needham Market in Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. It is also a Local Wildlife Site. This is the only known website to expose beach ...

Hastingford Cutting

Hastingford Cutting is a 0.04-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south of Crowborough in East Sussex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site offers rock Dating on beds of early Cretaceous Hastings. It is a coar ...

Heacham Brick Pit

Heacham Brick Pit is a 0.8-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Heacham, north of Kings Lynn in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This is the only site that gives access to the study of the lower Cretaceou ...

High Rocks

High Rocks is a 3.2-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Tunbridge Wells in East Sussex and Kent. It is a Geological Conservation Review site.

Hillcollins Pit

Hillcollins Pit or Furneux Pelham Gravel Pit is a 0.2 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near Furneux Pelham in Hertfordshire. The local planning authority is East Hertfordshire District Council. it was identified as a site of ...

Histon Road SSSI

Histon Road is a 0.6 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Cambridge. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. Histon road is described by natural England as "a key stratigraphic site of Pleistocene". This is one of only t ...

Holkham Brick Pit

Holkham Brick Pit is a 0.5-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest west of Wells-next-the-Sea in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site, and it is in the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This is the b ...

Holland-on-Sea Cliff

Holland-on-Sea Cliff is a 0.1 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Holland-on-Sea, north-west of Clacton-on-Sea in Essex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site is of great importance for understanding the evo ...

Holton Pit

Holton Pit is a 1.6 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest east of Halesworth in Suffolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This is the only place to show the sequence of early Pleistocene the city beds together with th ...

Horton Clay Pit

Horton Clay Pit is a 0.4-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Small Dole in West Sussex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This website displays thick and stratigaphically important sequence of rocks Dating in the ...

Houghton Green Cliff

Houghton Green Cliff is a 0.14-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest north of Rye in East Sussex. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This website exposes the tip of the penis Sandstone outcrop in Wadhurst clay formation ...

Houlder and Monarch Hill Pits, Upper Halling

Houlder and Monarch Hill Pits is a 0.7-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Upper Halling in Kent. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This website has a sequence of deposits covering the end of the last ice age, wit ...

Hoxne Brick Pit

Hoxne Brick Pit is a 1.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Hoxne in Suffolk, England. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This world-famous geological site has two claims to fame. In 1797 John Frere found flint ax ...

Hubbards Hill

Hubbards Hill is a 66.6-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south of Sevenoaks in Kent. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This Quaternary site exhibits erosion of solifluction by freezing and thawing. The main deposi ...

Hunstanton Cliffs

Hunstanton Cliffs is a 4.6-hectare biological and geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Hunstanton in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. These eroding cliffs expose the middle chalk sequence of Cenomanian to the nex ...

Hunstanton Park Esker

Hunstanton Park Esker is a 17.3-hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest east of Hunstanton in Norfolk. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. It is 1.5 km 1 km esker a long winding ridge of stratified sand and gravel dates fr ...

Irchester Old Lodge Pit

Irchester Old Lodge Pit is a 0.4 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south of Wellingborough in Northamptonshire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. It is described by natural England as a "key centre for the settleme ...

Ives Head

Ives Head is a 5 hectares geological Site of Special Scientific Interest south of Shepshed in Leicestershire. It is a Geological Conservation Review site. This site provides volcanoclastic sandstones Dating to the late Precambrian about 600 milli ...

Kensworth Chalk Pit

Kensworth Chalk Quarry is a 131.3 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Kensworth in Bedfordshire. It was notified under Section 28 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, and the local planning authority is Central Bedfords ...