Joggins Rock Textures 6

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Fractured and crumbling grey rock revealing red sediments

Joggins Rock Textures 6 – Fractured and crumbling grey Carboniferous rock, belonging to the Joggins Formation of the Cumberland Group, showing newly exposed red surfaces in the cliff face at Joggins on the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy in Eastern Canada.

Joggins Rock Textures 5

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Calamites fossil replaced by siderite in Carboniferous strata

Joggins Rock Textures 5 – Fossil of the plant Calamites replaced by siderite in Carboniferous strata belonging to the Cumberland Group at Joggins Fossil Cliffs on the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy in eastern Canada.

Joggins Rock Textures 4

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Calamites fossil replaced by siderite in Carboniferous strata

Joggins Rock Textures 4 – Fossil of the plant Calamites replaced by siderite in Carboniferous strata belonging to the Cumberland Group at Joggins Fossil Cliffs on the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy in eastern Canada.

Joggins Rock Textures 3

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Calamites fossil in Carboniferous strata

Joggins Rock Textures 3 – More or less vertically aligned fossil stem of the plant Calamites (related to modern day horsetails) cutting through horizontally aligned Carboniferous strata at Joggins Fossil Cliffs on the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy in eastern Canada. [Click to enlarge the image].

Joggins Rock Textures 2

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Rock texture and pattern in limestone cliff strata

Joggins Rock Texture 2 – Natural abstract patterns and texture in fractured cliff strata of Carboniferous limestone belonging to the Cumberland Group at Joggins Fossil Cliffs in Nova Scotia, Canada.

Joggins Rock Textures 1

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Fractured limestone rocks with an iron-stained stream

Joggins Rock Textures 1 – Fractured Carboniferous limestone rocks, belonging to the Joggins Formation of the Cumberland Group, at Joggins Fossil Cliffs on the Nova Scotia shore of the Bay of Fundy in Eastern Canada, showing the mouth of collapsed coal workings from which a deeply iron-stained stream is flowing.