Lectures and Excursions
The group holds meetings and talks at Hanson’s cement works near Clitheroe.
The dates and times of which will be posted on this page.
1st meeting – Fri 13th Sept at 7.15.
The speaker will be Andy Gize, who is a coal petrologist, now retired from being a lecturer at Manchester University. He will be talking about the relationships between fossil fuels and mineral deposits
2nd meeting – Fri 11th Oct James Carter, Senior Engineering Geologist from Wardell Armstrong who has visited us before will talk on Iceland
Nov 8th Frank Nicholson
Dec 6th Member’s evening
Jan 10th Brian Jeffrey will give a talk on “The Rubbing Mills of Rossendale”
Feb 7th AGM + Peter del Strother – Cyprus
Mar 6th Lesley Collins
Apr 3rd Harry Pinkerton
Further details of talks will be publicised as these become available.