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OTHER INTERESTING GEOLOGICAL EVENTS + LINKS

In date order, the most recent event will be at the top!


A London Geodiversity Partnership event:

Hampstead Heath Walk on 2nd September 2018

For further details of London Geodiversity Partnership events contact:   info@londongeopartnership.org.uk



 A London Geodiversity Partnership event:

29th September 2018    Geoconservation Day at Riddlesdown Chalk Quarry.

For further details of London Geodiversity Partnership events contact:   info@londongeopartnership.org.uk



A London Geodiversity Partnership event:

3rd/4th November 2108  –  GA Festival at UCL.
For further details of London Geodiversity Partnership events contact:   info@londongeopartnership.org.uk




You’ve missed them but some of years 2017 – 2018  interesting events are listed below:


A London Geodiversity Partnership event:

29th April 2018 Geoconservation Day at Gilberts Pit.

For further details of London Geodiversity Partnership events contact:   info@londongeopartnership.org.uk



‘THE UXBRIDGE ROCK SHOW’ organised by the Harrow and Hillingdon Geological Society.  It ran from Friday 9th. to Friday 23rd. of February 2018 at Uxbridge Central Library, 13-14 High Street, Uxbridge UB8 1HD.  It was open daily and not far from the underground station and the town centre.  There were a variety of very interesting displays.  This event is on every year, don’t miss it next year!



The London Geodiversity Partnership website link is below. Click on this for a wealth of information concerning building stones, geotrails, pavement geology and news of Gilbert’s Pit, a SSSI in Charlton, SE London. An ex sand, gravel and chalk quarry it is now accessible with permanent steps allowing the Woolwich Formation shell beds and others to be closely examined.

The East face of Gilbert’s Pit is located at TQ 419 786. Nearest train station is Charlton. Access to Maryon Park (Gilbert’s Pit) is either via Thorntree Road or Charlton Lane. Free parking in Thorntree Road. Buses run along Woolwich Road close by. Alight at Charlton Road stop.

Naomi.Stevenson@naturalengland.org.uk

http://www.londongeopartnership.org.uk

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South face + Shelly beds + East face with steps for viewing + Blackheath bed on uppermost level.

Pictures R.F.


Another site which may be of interest is GiGL, Greenspace information for Greater London. This is our capital’s environmental records centre. Information is collated and made available on London’s wildlife, Nature reserves, gardens and other open spaces.

http://www.gigl.org.uk/



London Wildlife Trust website: http://www.wildlondon.org.uk


 

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If you want more Geological info’ you can do no better than click on the link below…….

Our A.G.S. is affiliated to the Geologists Association.

http://www.geologistsassociation.org.uk

 

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