Upper Common Pits facts for kids
|Site of Special Scientific Interest|
|Area of Search||Surrey|
|Area||3.0 hectares (7.4 acres)|
|Location map||Magic Map|
These pits have yielded deposits which are part of the Netley Heath Beds, which date to the Early Pleistocene and are related to the Red Crag Formation. There is a considerable difference in elevation compared with the Red Crag of East Anglia, suggesting differential warping. Near the base there are sandy deposits with many marine fossils.
The site is private land with no public access.
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