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November 2017

Start Point and the Lizard (Geology Section)

Sat. 25 November 2017 at 10:30 am
Boniface Centre, Crediton, East of the Parish Church
Crediton, Devon EX17 2AH
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Dr Adrian Band gives a lecture: “Exploring the relationship between oceanic lithosphere from Start Point and the Lizard metamorphic complexes of Devon and Cornwall”. Booking not necessary.

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January 2018

AGM 2018 (Geology Section)

Sat. 20 January 2018 at 10:30 am
Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Road
Torquay, Devon TQ1 1HG
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AGM followed by a joint meeting with the Torquay Museum Society at 11.30am. A talk 'Rocks, Running & Rings – geology and an enthusiast - a personal story’ by John Bailey (DA Geology incoming…

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May 2018

Field Trip Branscombe & Beer (Geology Section)

Sat. 12 May 2018

Day field trip led by Professor Malcolm Hart to Branscombe (am), and John Scott to Beer caves (pm). Please book by 2nd May.

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June 2018

The icing on the cake (Geology Section)

Sat. 9 June 2018 at 10:30 am
Teign Heritage Centre, Teignmouth, 29 French Street
Teignmouth, Devon TQ14 8ST United Kingdom

A talk ‘The icing on the cake, the Quaternary in Devon’ by Dr Jenny Bennett (DA Geology Hon Secretary). This talk has been re-scheduled from 3 March.

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Field Trip Sandway Cellar (Geology Section)

Sat. 30 June 2018

Day field trip with Dr Meriel Fitzpatric (Plymouth University) to Sandway Cellar, Kingsand. Please book by 20th June.

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July 2018

Field Trip Blackingstone & Vitifer (Geology Section)

Sat. 14 July 2018

Day field trip with Dr Richard Scrivener to Blackingstone Quarry and Birch Tor/Vitifer. Please book by 4th July.

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September 2018

Field Trip Forest of Dean (Geology Section)

Fri. 21 September 2018 - Sun. 23 September 2018

Weekend Field trip with Dave Green. More geology of the Forest of Dean. Please book by 17th February.

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November 2018

Devonian extinctions in Devon (Geology Section)

Sat. 17 November 2018 at 10:30 am
Boniface Centre, Crediton, East of the Parish Church
Crediton, Devon EX17 2AH

A talk by Dr Kevin Page (Plymouth University) on ‘Devonian extinctions in Devon'. Booking not necessary.

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January 2019

AGM 2019 (Geology Section)

Sat. 19 January 2019 at 10:30 am
Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Road
Torquay, Devon TQ1 1HG

AGM followed by a joint meeting with the Torquay Museum Society at 11.30am. A talk  'Jurassic calamari: new research on fossil squid-like cephalopods from the Wessex basin - the legacy of Mary Anning, Henry…

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March 2019

Digging Dartmoor Dirt (Geology Section)

Sat. 16 March 2019 at 10:30 am
Teign Heritage Centre, Teignmouth, 29 French Street
Teignmouth, Devon TQ14 8ST United Kingdom

The Brendan Moore Lecture "A wellied sleuth digs the dirt on Dartmoor". A talk  by Dr Tim Harrod (Soil Survey, retired).

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April 2019

Fforest Fawr Geopark (Geology Section)

Sat. 13 April 2019 - Sun. 14 April 2019
£20

An excursion to Fforest Fawr Geopark (north of Newport). To be led by Dr Tony Ramsay from Cardiff University. The two-day field excursion will focus on the geology and links between geology, geo-exploitation and…

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May 2019

Leats and Landscape (Geology and IA Sections)

Sat. 11 May 2019 at 10:00 am
£3 – £4

Exploring the leats and the landscape around Exe Island, Exeter. With Martin Watts and Jenny Bennett. We meet at 10 am the Mill on the Exe Restaurant/pub for a short talk about the area…

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