The Dungeon SSSI


The Dungeon SSSI

Infobox SSSI


name=The Dungeon
aos=Merseyside
interest=Geological
gridref=SJ251831
area=1.2 hectare
notifydate=1977

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The Dungeon is a 1.2 hectare Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) situated 1 mile north-west of Heswall, on the Wirral Peninsula, Merseyside, England. The site was notified in 1988 due to its geological features which show the Tarporley Siltstone Formation of the Mercia Mudstone Group.

References

* [http://www.english-nature.org.uk/citation/citation_photo/1002901.pdf Natural England citation sheet]

External links

* [http://www.wirral.gov.uk/LGCL/100006/200073/670/content_0001145.html Metropolitan Borough of Wirral: The Dungeon (SSSI)]


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