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GEOLOGY – THE BASICS: ROCKS, MINERALS & FOSSILS

November 17th at 18:30 to November 19th at 16:00

A basic introduction to rocks, minerals and fossils through talks and hands-on 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 selection of geological maps and books will also be to hand for inspection. Includes a visit to the geology collection at Keswick Museum, returning via Borrowdale so be prepared!

N.B.: Ends at Tea Break 4pm on the last day.

Endorsed by the Geological Society.
Dr Annette McGrath (Leicester www.highamhall.com/annette-mcgrath)
Residential: £233 Non-residential: £167 inc. Field Trip

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Start:
November 17th at 18:30
End:
November 19th 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