Meetings

HousePicture1Anyone interested in the history of geology may attend our meetings. We address a wide range of topics of interest to both historians and geologists.

Upcoming meetings are listed below. Information on past meetings can be found here.

May 2019 - A Centenary Celebration of the First Female Fellows of the Geological Society of London

Two women from the first eight elected to the Society on 21 May 1919. Top: Ethel Wood (1871–1945). Bottom: Gertrude Elles (1872-1960). 21st May 2019Convenors: Prof. Cynthia Burek, Dr Bettie Higgs and Dr John CubittA Centenary Celebration of the First F …

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Jul 2019 - Aspects of the History of Geology in Scotland and the North of England

This meeting will comprise a day of presentations (Thursday 11th July) followed by a field day (Friday 12th) featuring a walking tour, taking in sites linked with the history of geology around the city, as well as Hutton’s Section on Salisbury Crags.

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