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Bellhouse Quarry, Colchester, Essex, England, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 51' 55'' North , 0° 49' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.86555,0.82586
Owned/operated by:Tarmac
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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Eocene
33.9 - 56 Ma



ID: 2034096
Thames Group

Age: Eocene (33.9 - 56 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Thames Group

Lithology: Clay, silt, sand and gravel

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

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