|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||52° 29' 37'' North , 1° 27' 55'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||52.49373,-1.46528|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SP363886|
|Owned/operated by:||MQP Ltd (100%)|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
The site currently produces around 200,000 tonnes of dry stone and 60,000 tonnes of coated materials per annum.
Active hard rock quarry, situated south of Nuneaton. Quarry operations occasionally expose mineral veins up to 10 to 20cm in thickness, mainly comprising of Galena and Sphalerite, particularly on the Western face.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
7 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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66 - 100.5 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Late Cretaceous (66 - 100.5 Ma)
Lithology: Sedimentary rocks
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
247.2 - 252.17 Ma
|Early Triassic sandstone|
|Tremadocian - Late Cambrian|
477.7 - 501 Ma
|Upper Cambrian, Including Tremadoc|