The Tom Toya Lewis, Newport

Feb 22, 2012

Our oldest HiPoint yet, 450 million years ago


HiPoints normally relate to the last few centuries, but now we've added one for a site that dates back 450 million ...
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriClark
HiPoints normally relate to the last few centuries, but now we've added one for a site that dates back 450 million years. The rocks on Conwy Mountain are remnants of volcanic activity back then. More recently they helped give Britain its daily bread when war threatened to disrupt flour production. Read all about it here