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Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
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We are normally open to the public at our centre at Wat Tyler Country Park every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday between 11am and 4pm. We are also usually open on Wednesdays between 10am and 4pm.

Spring recording Record your Robin Record Common Frog Rana temporaria
Record Alexanders Smyrnium olusatrum Record Tawny Mining Bee Andrena fulva
Record Dark-edged Bee Fly Bombylius major
Record Spring Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes
Record cuckoo bee Melecta albifrons

Geology Site Account


Westley Lane Chalk Pit, SAFFRON WALDEN, Uttlesford District, TL53634016, Potential Local Geological Site

 
 
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Site name: Westley Lane Chalk Pit

Grid reference: TL 5363 4016

Brief description of site:

Chalk pit excavated into the hillside on the side of Westley Lane, a track leading to Westley Farm. The pit has a fine, 4 metre high vertical cliff of very clean white chalk.

The pit can be seen from the track which is a public footpath but the pit is on private land and permission from the landowner is required for access.



Westley Lane Chalk Pit. Photo: G.Lucy

 

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