Plant fossil 2. 6.5cm x 5cm 374gms Crock Hey, Wigan Lancashire UK Carboniferous - Buy Online
Exceptionally preserved plant fossil. Specimen in 3 pieces. Either cone or plant stem. 6.5cm x 5cm 374gms from Crock Hey, Wigan, Lancashire UK Carboniferous
The coal from this Coal Field was extracted for many years. This opencast mine was closed down in 1992 and has been filled in. At this site, concretions of siderite plants & small animals from the coal swamps, Late Carboniferous, were preserved in outstandingly good quality.
We have several specimens available.