Area: 6.1 hectares.
This is a new site and is in the Geological Conservation Review.
Description and Reasons for Notification:
This locality forms the type section of the Devonian Meadfoot Beds of the old terminology, and displays lithological and palaeontological characters typical of the Meadfoot facies of the Meadfoot Group shallow water, outer shelf sediments.
In addition to being the best locality displaying the Meadfoot facies, the east end of the site has yielded interesting sedimentary structures which have not been recorded elsewhere in the Meadfoot Group.