Fossils of the Yorkshire Coast

The PowerPoint slides for my class on February 6th can be downloaded here: 2016_FossilsYorksCoast_SML

Useful links

Fossil hunting in North Yorkshire (UK Fossils Network guide)

Lower Jurassic of Yorkshire (Geological Conservation Review guide)

Middle Jurassic of Yorkshire (Geological Conservation Review guide)

Upper Jurassic of Yorkshire (Geological Conservation Review guide)

Yorkshire’s Jurassic Park (National Trust)

Fossils & Geology (Whitby Museum)

Fossils of the Whitby Coast: A Photographic Guide (Dean M. Lomax)

Geology & Palaeontology of Staithes (Ian M. West, Southampton University)

Geology of the Yorkshire Coast (Saturday class)

PDF files of the 4 sections of Saturday’s class on the Geology of the Yorkshire Coast can be found here:

2013_YorksCoast_part1

2013_YorksCoast_part2

2013_YorksCoast_part3

2013_YorksCoast_part4

The links in each file should be clickable, but I will try to add them here at a later date too.

In the mean time, to help you understand the terms used on your geological maps, you can search the lexicon of abbreviations used by the British Geological Survey here.