Sproxton Quarry facts for kids
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Leicestershire|
|Area||5.4 hectares (13 acres)|
|Location map||Magic Map|
The quarry exposes one of the most complete sections of the Middle Jurassic Lincolnshire Limestone Formation, together with the underlying Grantham and Northampton Sand Formations. It has rare ammonites. Sproxton Quarry is a Reference Section for the Grantham Formation.
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