NO6107 : Trace fossils at Crail

taken 5 months ago, near to Crail, Fife, Great Britain

Trace fossils at Crail
Trace fossils at Crail
The rocks at Crail contain some interesting fossils. As well as some impressive plant remains [Link], the site is famous for trace fossils - the fossilised tracks of Arthropleura, a giant millipede. The slab in the photograph is about a metre across, and shows the parallel tracks crossing from top left to bottom right.
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Date Taken
Friday, 24 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 June, 2019
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Fossil 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 610 072 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:15.3418N 2:37.8637W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NO 610 072
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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