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Assorted rock and fossil samples

Rocks and Fossils

Handle real fossils and rock samples to explore the world Under your Feet.

Detailed object notes and student worksheets accompany all loan boxes.

 

Two Week Hire

£20.00

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This loan box contains:

  • Fossil Vertebrae of Ichthyosaur
  • Fossilised Sponge
  • Fossil Gryphea (Devils Toenail)
  • Fossil Bivalve Mollusc
  • Ammonite
  • Fossil Brachiopod (Lamp Shell)
  • Flattened Ammonite
  • Fossilised Surface of Ancient Coral Reef
  • Left Handed Whelk

 

  • Fossilised Mollusc
  • Belemnite
  • Head of Trilobite
  • Trilobite
  • Fossilised Fern in Shale Oyster
  • Fossilised Fern in Sedimentary Rock
  • Fossil Sea Urchin
  • Obsidian
  • Coarse Grained Sandstone
  • Fine Grained Sandstone
  • Puddingstone

 

 

  • Mica Schist
  • White Granite
  • Pink Granite
  • Haematite
  • Tufa
  • Anthralite
  • Discover Geology Leaflet – Belemnites x 2
  • Discover Geology Leaflet – Plants x 1
  • Discover Geology Leaflet – Echinoids x 2

 

 

  • Fossil Vertebrae of Ichthyosaur
  • Fossilised Sponge
  • Fossil Gryphea (Devils Toenail)
  • Fossil Bivalve Mollusc
  • Ammonite

More...
  • Fossil Brachiopod (Lamp Shell)
  • Flattened Ammonite
  • Fossilised Surface of Ancient Coral Reef
  • Left Handed Whelk
  • Fossilised Mollusc
  • Belemnite
  • Head of Trilobite
  • Trilobite
  • Fossilised Fern in Shale Oyster
  • Fossilised Fern in Sedimentary Rock
  • Fossil Sea Urchin
  • Obsidian
  • Coarse Grained Sandstone
  • Fine Grained Sandstone
  • Puddingstone
  • Mica Schist
  • White Granite
  • Pink Granite
  • Haematite
  • Tufa
  • Anthralite
  • Discover Geology Leaflet – Belemnites x 2
  • Discover Geology Leaflet – Plants x 1
  • Discover Geology Leaflet – Echinoids x 2

 

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