Dinosaur footprint found in armourstone at Reculver. Believed that the stone is of French origin as was shipped in to protect towers from costal erosion.
Photographer: Geoff Downer
|18th April 2015 Folkestone Fossil Foray|
Saturday 18th April 2015 3:00pm
THE GEOLOGY OF FOLKESTONE WARREN & FOSSIL FORAY
This short walk will provide an introduction to the local geology and the fossils that can be found and explain why the landscape around East Wear Bay looks as it does. The walk is expected to last about 1½ hours and will be visiting the beach, so sturdy footwear is required. Suggested donation of £2 appreciated. LEADER: Andy Temple, GeoConservation Kent and Kent Geologists' Group for White Cliffs Countryside Partnership (01304 241806). MEET: Outside Restaurant (The Pavilion), Wear Bay Road, Folkestone (TR 239 364). DISTANCE: 1 mile (2 hours). GRADE: 5 (rocky beach)