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Geological Guide to Pegwell Bay


(showing cryoturbation between the chalk and Thanet Sands) - 2007


(Thanet Sands SSSI in foreground) - 2007


(Thanet Sands SSSI and Pleistocene) - 2007


How this location looked during the Cretaceous - Crinoid
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How this location looked during the Cretaceous - Heterocentrotus mammilatus
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How this location looked during the Cretaceous - Heterocentrotus trigonarius
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How this location looked during the Cretaceous - Coral
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How this location looked during the Cretaceous - Culcita novaeguineae
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Palaeogene
Oligocene
Chattian 23.8 to 28.5
Rupelian 28.5 to 33.7
Eocene
Priabonian 33.7 to 35.5
Bartonian 35.5 to 40.5
Lutetian 40.5 to 49.5
Ypresian 49.5 to 54.8
Paleocene
Thanetian 54.8 to 57.0
Selandian 57.0 to 60.5
Danian 60.5 to 65.0

Cretaceous
Late
Maastrichtian 65.0 to 71.0
Campanian 71.0 to 83.0
Santonian 83.0 to 86.0
Contacian 86.0 to 89.0
Turonian 89.0 to 93.0
Cenomanian 93.0 to 98.9
Early
Albian 98.9 to 111
Aptian 111 to 121
Barremian 121 to 127
Hauterivian 127 to 132
Valanginian 132 to 137
Ryazanian
Berriasian
137 to 142

Thanetian
54.8 -57.0 MYA
FORMATIONS AND DEPOSITS
LOCATIONS
Thanet beds

Herne Bay
Pegwell Bay


Santonian
83 - 86 MYA
FORMATIONS AND DEPOSITS
LOCATIONS
Newhaven Group Old Nore Peacehaven
Whitecliff Bay
Culver Cliff
White Nothe
Brighton Marl Whitecliff Bay
Culver Cliff
White Nothe
Splash Point Whitecliff Bay
Culver Cliff
White Nothe
Buckle Marls Whitecliff Bay
Culver Cliff
White Nothe
Seaford Chalk Haven Brow Seven Sisters
Pegwell Bay

Coniacian
86.0 to 89.0
Broadstairs Member
Seaford Chalk
Cuckmere
Seven Sisters Flint Band
Belle Tout
Lewes Nodular Chalk
Shoreham
Seven Sisters
St Margarets Bay
Dover
Beachy Head
Seven Sisters
Dover
Light Point
Seven Sisters
Dover
Beeding
Seven Sisters
Dover
Hope Gap
Seven Sisters
Dover
Cliffe
Seven Sisters
Dover



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