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Mendip Rocks! Earth Science School - Ups and Downs in the Mendips - with geologist Dr Peter Hardy

Wednesday 12 October 10:00 - Friday 14 October

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Field trips and workshops to learn about the Story of the making of the Mendip Rocks! ESW-WEB-ONLY-RGB-16

Day 1 - Wednesday 12/10/2016 - 10.00am-4.00pm
Silurian, Devonian & Lower Carboniferous including tours to Moon’s Hill & Whatley Quarries. Suitable for amateur geologists.

Day 2 - Thursday 13/10/2016 - 10.00am-4.00pm
Carboniferous coal measures/Lead mining and coal measures. Suitable for amateur geologists.

Day 3 - Friday 14/10/2016 - 10.00am-4.00pm
Learn about the Carboniferous Volcanics of the Mendips.

Somerset Earth Science Centre, Moon’s Hill Quarry, Stoke St Michael, BA3 5JU

Contact/Booking Information
For more information please contact Gill Odolphie on email

£50 for all 3 days of field trips/lectures, £25 if attend 1 or 2 days

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