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Elmdon Lee Chalk Pit, LITTLEBURY GREEN, Uttlesford District, TL47963802, General geological site

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Site category: Chalk sites

Site name: Elmdon Lee Chalk Pit

Grid reference: TL 4796 3802

Brief description of site:

On the side of the road south-west of Elmdon Lee is a small chalk pit recently excavated for chalk. The pit has a clean, 2 metre high vertical chalk face with flint nodules. There is also a 45 degree flint seam and a marl seam.

The pit can be seen from the road but is on private land and permission from the landowner is required for access.

Chalk pit near Elmdon Lee, Littlebury Green.


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