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Intertidal Holocene footprints and their archaeological significance

  • Gordon Roberts (a1), Silvia Gonzalez (a1) and David Huddart (a2)
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The Holocene mud-flats of Formby Point, at the mouth of the Mersey estuary in northwest England, have long provided information about their palaeoenvironment. Now they yield a more direct evidence — in the form of preserved footprints — of the people and animals that frequented the foreshore.

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