Tagged: Geology

Social evening 2019 (Tavistock Branch)

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...

The Quaternary of Devon (Bideford Branch)

Having gained her masters at Cambridge on Quaternary Science, Dr Jenny Bennett will describe events in Devon from the Pleistocene epoch, some 2.5 million years ago onwards.

The icing on the cake (Geology Section)

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.

Seaton Jurassic Centre (Axe Valley Branch)

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.

Dawlish Walk (S Devon Branch)

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....