Littlemore Railway Cutting facts for kids
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Oxfordshire|
|Area||0.5 hectares (1.2 acres)|
|Location map||Magic Map|
The cutting exposes limestone and clay laid down in mid-Oxfordian stage of the Late Jurassic, around 160 million years ago. The deposit is part of the Stanford Formation, and the clay appears to have been deposited in a channel between coral reefs which then covered the Oxford area.
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