This year’s social evening will be in the presence of the Mayor and Mayoress of Tavistock, Cllr Paul and Mrs Jane Ward, who are both members of the Devonshire Association. Joint speakers John Mather...
A talk by Dr Kevin Page (Plymouth University) on ‘Devonian extinctions in Devon’. Booking not necessary.
Weekend Field trip with Dave Green. More geology of the Forest of Dean. Please book by 17th February.
Day field trip with Dr Richard Scrivener to Blackingstone Quarry and Birch Tor/Vitifer. Please book by 4th July.
Day field trip with Dr Meriel Fitzpatric (Plymouth University) to Sandway Cellar, Kingsand. Please book by 20th June.
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.
Day field trip led by Professor Malcolm Hart to Branscombe (am), and John Scott to Beer caves (pm). Please book by 2nd May.
An illustrated talk by Paul Thrush “Seaton Jurassic Centre…200 million years in the making”. Entrance donation £1.00 for DA members and £3.00 for non-members.
A 90-minute walk along Dawlish seafront led by Professor Antony Buller. Looking at the development of the town from Saxon times onwards, its geological setting and the impact of the railway on the coastline....
Led by Dr Tim Harrod. Joint meeting with the Ussher Society. We will look at soils on Dartmoor, from the comparatively dry lower ground east of Moreton, over to the blanket peat of the high...