Plant Fossil Wood

Here is a piece of fossil wood, complete with a knot-hole at one end where a branch was once attached. This specimen is strikingly like a modern piece of wood.

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Common name

Plant Fossil Wood

Type

Wood & Plants


Strata

Black Ven Marls

Time period

Lower Jurassic

Age

190 million years

Where found

Black Ven, Lyme Regis

Found by

Unknown

Museum

Lyme Regis Museum

Accession number

L.1973.190