Warwickshire Local Geological Sites
Geological
Period
Group  
  
Formation
Members

LGS 
Ma
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Quaternary

2.5 - present
Severn and Avon Catchment 
Warwickshire Avon Valley
Frog Hall
Pershore Sands & Gravels
Cropthorne Sands & Gravel
New Inn Sands & Gravel
Wasperton Sands & Gravel
Bretford Sands & Gravel

48 Old Milverton
                  RiverTerraces 49 River Arrow Studley 51
                  River Avon - Stratford Racecourse  64 Marsh Farm Salford Priors 72 Paul’s Ford, Attleborough98 The Dumble Tufa Springs
Albion Glacigenic Wolston
Dunsmore Gravel
Oadby
Wolston Clay
Thrussington


47 Royal Oak Gravel Pit
                  & Cutting 79 Pagets Lane Pit 90 Wood Farm Quarry 
Bytham Catchments Baginton Sand & Gravel
79 Pagets Lane Pit90 Wood Farm Quarry






Jurassic

142 -206
Great Oolite
Chipping Norton Limestone
56 Weston Park Lodge Quarry 63 Traitors Ford Quarries 87
                  Brailes Hill No. 1 –geological

Inferior Oolite

Grantham Formation
80 Brailes
                  Hill No 2 Geomorphological87 Brailes Hill No 1 Geological
Northampton Sand
33 Burton Dassett Hills 38 Winderton
                  Road Cutting 76 Windmill Hill, Tysoe80
                  Brailes Hill No 2 Geomorphological 87 Brailes Hill No. 1
                  –geological







Lias

Whitby Mudstone
33 Burton Dassett Hills 50 Avonhill Quarry 77 The Humpty Dumpty Field
Marlstone Rock
33 Burton Dassett Hills 35 Edge Hill
                  Quarries 50 Avonhill Quarry 59 A422 Quarry Hornton 77 The Humpty Dumpty Field 85 Warmington Church Marlstone Exposure 88 Edge Hill Farm Quarry
Dyrham
33 Burton Dassett Hills 36 Meon Hill Barn 50 Avonhill Quarry 84 Edge Hill Landslip 89
                  Napton Hill Sandstone Doggers
Charmouth Mudstone
58 Napton Industrial Estate 78 Ettington Road Cutting 84 Edge Hill
                  Landslip
Blue Lias
Rugby Limestone
Wilmcote Limestone
Saltford Shale

21 Parkfield Road Quarry 31 Southam
                  Cement Quarries 45 Temple Grafton Quarry 60 Round Hill
                  Road Cutting 83 Southam Bypass Cutting 95 Newbold Quarry 








Triassic

206 - 248

Penarth
Lilstock
Langport
Cotham

32 Dark Lane Copse Quarry 52 Ufton Hill Farm 60 Round Hill Road Cutting
Westbury
69
                  Marlcliff



Mercia Mudstone
Blue Anchor
 60 Round Hill Road Cutting 69
                  Marlcliff
Branscombe Mudstone

Arden Sandstone
 28 Rowington Canal Cutting 54 Mows Hill Dingle 
Sidmouth Mudstone
28 Rowington Canal Cutting 
Tarporley Siltstone
12
                  Judkins Quarry  86 Paul's Land Quarry
Sherwood Sandstone
Bromsgrove Sandstone
13
                  Midland Quarry 14 Stockingford Railway Cutting 25 Quarryfield House Quarry 29 Milverton Section, River Avon 30 Rock Mill Quarry 43 Baginton Garden Centre 81 North Woodloes Quarry 86 Paul's Land
                  Quarry99 Bell Green Road
Polesworth
1 Roundberry Quarry

Hopwas Breccia
66 Polesworth Railway Cutting67 Stipers Hill Plantation

Permian

248 - 290






Warwickshire
Ashow
27
                  Ashow Site 91 Cherry Orchard Brickpit
Kenilworth Sandstone
Gibbet Hill Conglomerate

22 Gibbett Hill Middle Quarry 26 Kenilworth Castle Quarry 94 Kings Hill Nurseries 97
                  Kenilworth Cutting (Coventry Road)





Carboniferous

290 - 354
Tile Hill Mudstone
65 Canley Brook
Salop
Allesley
Whitacre (Arley & Exhall)
Keresley (Corley)

15 Arley Tunnel Cutting– West 16 Hill Cottage Quarry 17 Newdigate Colliery Mineral Railway Cutting 18
                  Corley Cutting 20 Coventry Ring Road 53 Hill
                  Farm Quarry - Maxstoke 70 Meriden Hill Cutting 92 Chapel Green, Fillongley 93 Hill Plantation, Maxstoke  96 Staircase Lane, Allesley
100 Astley Castle Moat 101 Astley Castle Dark Lane
Halesowen
4
                  Whateley Quarry 5 Kingsbury Brickworks 46 Baxterley Quarry
Etruria
5 Kingsbury Brickworks


Pennine Coal Measures

Uppper Coal Measures 46 Baxterley Quarry
Middle Coal Measures 57 Claybrookes Marsh
                  Spoil Tip66 Polesworth Railway Cutting
Lower Coal measures
57 Claybrookes Marsh Spoil Tip 66 Polesworth Railway Cutting 68 Griff No. 4 Quarry
Millstone Grit

11 Moor Wood Railway Cutting
Devonian

354 - 417

Oldbury Farm Sandstone
8 Mancetter Hill Farm Quarry


Ordovician

443 - 495
Midlands Minor Intrusive Suite
9
                  Oldbury Quarry 12
                  Judkins Quarry 13
                  Midland Quarry 41
                  Purley Quarry 42 Moor Wood Quarry 68 Griff No. 4 Quarry 71 Oldbury Grange Sills74 Griff Hollows






Stockingord Shale
Merevale Shale
82 Merevale Lane Cutting







Cambrian

495 - 545
Monks Park Shale

Moor Wood Sandstone

Outwoods Shale
9
                  Oldbury Quarry 11 Moor Wood Railway Cutting 14 Stockingford Railway Cutting 41
                  Purley Quarry 42 Moor Wood Quarry 55 Moorwood Farm Quarry 71 Oldbury Grange Sills
Mancetter Shale
14 Stockingford Railway Cutting
Abbey Shale
7 Steppy Lane Section 14
                  Stockingford Railway Cutting
Purley Shale
7 Steppy Lane Section 10 Jee's Quarry 14 Stockingford Railway Cutting

Hartshill Sandstone
Woodlands
Home Farm
Jee's
Tuttle Hill
Park Hill
Boon's

10
                  Jee's Quarry 12 Judkins Quarry
Pre-Cambrian

545 -     
Charnian
Caldecote Volcanics
12 Judkins Quarry

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