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Snettisham Carstone Quarry
Site of Special Scientific Interest
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Area of Search Norfolk
Interest Biological
Area 11.0 hectares (27 acres)
Notification 1984
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Snettisham Carstone Quarry is an 11-hectare (27-acre) biological Site of Special Scientific Interest north of King's Lynn in Norfolk. It is in the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

This is the only known location in Britain for the micro-moth Nothris verbascella. Its host plant, hoary mullein, is abundant in areas of the quarry which are no longer worked.

There is no public access to this working quarry.

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