Natural History / Geology
Fossil in chalk matrix
142 mm (L); 104 mm (W); 39 mm (D)Order this image
Biddulph Grange Garden, Staffordshire
Fossil, good specimen of Cretaceous (chalk period) fossil bivalve mollusc ?'Spondylus' sp. and oyster 'Ostrea' sp.
Believed to have been recovered from the geological gallery at Biddulph by John Stanley (formerly of Keele University Geological Department) circa 1965 and donated to the Trust in 1988.