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AN INTRODUCTION TO ROCKS, MINERALS AND FOSSILS

October 24th at 18:30 to October 27th at 16:00

A thorough introduction through talks and practical sessions. Study
a museum-quality geological collection from around the world and
scrutinise the inner secrets of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary
rocks down the microscope. A large selection of geological maps and
books will also be to hand. Visit Keswick Museum geology collection to
view specimens from their stores and the John Ruskin collection. Also
a brief field trip – come prepared with warm clothes and walking boots!
N.B. Ends at Tea Break 4pm on the last day.
Endorsed by the Geological Society.
Dr Annette McGrath
(geology lecturer www.highamhall.com/annette-mcgrath)
Residential: £338 Non-residential: £239 (inc. Field Trip)

Details

Start:
October 24th at 18:30
End:
October 27th at 16:00
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Venue

Higham Hall College
Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
Phone:
01768 776276
Website:
www.highamhall.com

Organiser

Annette McGrath – (Geology)
Email:
annette.mcgrath@york.ac.uk