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Fossil sea floor

This fossilised sea floor with impressions of shallow marine sea shells was found when a bypass was built near Kingsteignton in south Devon. The upper Greensand deposits of Haldon Hill and...

Purple sandpiper

This wader is usually a winter visitor to the British Isles where it feeds upon small invertebrates along the strand-line. Most breed in Arctic Canada, Greenland and Northern Europe but...

Exeter puzzle jug

The Exeter puzzle jug is one of the most extraordinary pieces of medieval ceramics to have been discovered in northern Europe. The design shows two bishops at the top, young...


This is a flat based jug with a squat round bellied shape, a short neck and a trefoil spout. It has a tall, rounded, vertical handle and its cream coloured...

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