Month: May 2022

M007 – Three Clam Shells (British Find)

These three clam shells were found on the motte and bailey of Hedingham castle, this is what’s left of a Medieval / Tudor dinner Age: 14th – 15th Century AD Size: Various Weight: Various Provenance: Found on Motte and Bailey Slope of Hedingham Castle, Essex

M006 – A piece of pre-tudor wall (British Find)

A piece of pre-tudor wall, this section of wall most likely belonged to the original Tudor buildings / gatehouse at Hedingham Castle. Age: 14th – 15th Century AD Size: 7.5cm x 6cm Weight: 128g Provenance: Found on Motte and Bailey Slope of Hedingham Castle, Essex

F012 – Fossil of a Shell on a Rock (British Find)

A large rock with an imprint of a shell on the surface found beside a quarry near Great Leighs, Essex Size – 7.6 cm x 8 cm Weight – 241g Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found beside a quarry near Great Leighs, Essex

F011 – Petrified / Pyritized Wood (British Find)

A selection of Petrified / Pyritized Wood found at Walton-On-The-Naze Size – various Weight – various Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot spot for fossil hunting in the UK

F010 – Fossilised Whale Bone (British Find)

A section of fossilised whale bone Size – 6 cm x 6.5 cm Weight – 36g Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot spot for fossil hunting in the UK

F009 – Amber (British Find)

A piece of Amber found at Walton-On-The-Naze Size – 5 cm x 4 cm Weight – 70g Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot spot for fossil hunting in the UK

F008 – Fossilised Vegetation or Mastodon Tooth (British Find)

This Fossilised item is either a tooth or vegetation, inside looks like bone structure, but the outside looks like vegetation (Unknown item) Size – 3.7 cm x 2.5 cm Weight – 9g Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot …

F007 – Fossilised Whale / Bony Fish Vertebrae (British Find)

A Fossilised Whale / Bony Fish Vertebrae found at Walton-On-The-Naze Size – 8 cm x 7 cm Weight – 252g Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot spot for fossil hunting in the UK

F006 – Fossilised Whale / Bony Fish Vertebrae (British Find)

A Fossilised Whale / Bony Fish Vertebrae found at Walton-On-The-Naze Size – 9.7 cm x 9 cm Weight – 329g Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot spot for fossil hunting in the UK

F005 – Neptunea Contraria (British Find)

A Selection of Neptunea contraria found at Walton-On-The-Naze, these are extinct left handed whels Size – various sizes Weight – various Age – 3 Million Years Provenance – Found on the Naze at Walton-On-The-Naze, Essex amongst the red crag and London Clay a hot spot for fossil hunting in the UK