Wet sand, Hunstanton


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Hunstanton is home to a key geological site on the Norfolk coast and is notable for its striking multicolour cliffs.  At the base lies Carrstone, a  rich brown sandstone, which is overlain by contrasting limestone layers, the ‘Red Chalk’, stained with iron oxide, and also white chalk.   Chalk is a subclass of limestone, albeit with a incredibly fine particle size, and both types of rock are composed of tiny fragments of calcium carbonate from the skeletons of ancient marine animals.

Eco Friendly greeting cards

A collection of greetings cards depicting landscapes of the Peak District National Park. Available as single cards or buy two of the same design and get the third free. For trade card orders at wholesale prices please get in contact for further details.