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AN INTRODUCTION TO ROCKS, MINERALS AND FOSSILS

November 4th at 18:30 to November 7th 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: £355 Non-residential: £254 (incl. field trip)

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Start:
November 4th at 18:30
End:
November 7th 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