2018

 
Saturday 10 February, BCGS Geoconservation at Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve, led by Graham Worton (BCGS and Dudley Museum & Art Gallery) and Ian Beech (Head Warden). Photo by Andrew Harrison.

Sunday 7 April, BCGS Field visit to the Forest of Dean, Soudley Valley and Bixslade Valley, led by John Moseley, Gloucestershire Geoconservation Trust. 1 photo by Andrew Harrison and 1 anonymous.

Thursday 3 May, BCGS Evening Tour of Birmingham’s Building Stones, joint trip with the Geological Society, West Midlands Regional Group, led by Julie Schroder. 1 photo by Andrew Harrison and 4 photos by John Schroder.

Saturday 3 November, BCGS Geoconservation at Wren’s Nest led by Ian Beech and Rob Earnshaw (Wardens). 2 photos by Andrew Harrison.

Saturday 1 December, BCGS Geoconservation at Doulton’s Claypit, Saltwells LNR, led by Tom Weaver (Warden). 2 photos by Andrew Harrison.

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Saturday 10 February 2018, BCGS Geoconservation at Wren’s Nest National Nature Reserve, led by Graham Worton (BCGS and Dudley Museum & Art Gallery) and Ian Beech (Head Warden). Fossil Collecting at Wren's Nest. Photo by Andrew Harrison
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Sunday 7 April 2018, BCGS Field visit to the Forest of Dean, Soudley Valley and Bixslade Valley, led by John Moseley, Gloucestershire Geoconservation Trust. Devonian Old Red Sandstone strata at the start of the Soudley Trail. Photo by Andrew Harrison
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Sunday 7 April 2018, BCGS Field visit to the Forest of Dean, Soudley Valley and Bixslade Valley, led by John Moseley, Gloucestershire Geoconservation Trust. Examining Pennant Sandstone at the Mine Train Quarry.
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Thursday 3 May 2018, BCGS Evening Tour of Birmingham’s Building Stones, joint trip with the Geological Society, West Midlands Regional Group, led by Julie Schroder. Examining the Penmon Marble of the Town Hall. Photo by Andrew Harrison
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Thursday 3 May 2018, BCGS Evening Tour of Birmingham’s Building Stones, joint trip with the Geological Society, West Midlands Regional Group, led by Julie Schroder. Java Lounge Coffee Shop, 122 Colmore Row, Frosterley Marble door surround (Carboniferous limestone from Co. Durham, with fossil coral Dibunophyllum). Photo by John Schroder
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Thursday 3 May 2018, BCGS Evening Tour of Birmingham’s Building Stones, joint trip with the Geological Society, West Midlands Regional Group, led by Julie Schroder. Dibunophyllum bipartum. Photo by John Schroder
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Thursday 3 May 2018, BCGS Evening Tour of Birmingham’s Building Stones, joint trip with the Geological Society, West Midlands Regional Group, led by Julie Schroder. Shap Granite from Cumbria. Photo by John Schroder
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Thursday 3 May 2018, BCGS Evening Tour of Birmingham’s Building Stones, joint trip with the Geological Society, West Midlands Regional Group, led by Julie Schroder. Fancy Beach Whitbed. Photo by John Schroder
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Saturday 3 November 2018, BCGS Geoconservation at Wren's Nest led by Ian Beech and Rob Earnshaw (Wardens). Wren's Nest Eastern Trench before geoconservation. Photo by Andrew Harrison
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Saturday 3 November 2018, BCGS Geoconservation at Wren's Nest led by Ian Beech and Rob Earnshaw (Wardens). Wren's Nest Eastern Trench after geoconservation. Photo by Andrew Harrison
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Saturday 1 December 2018, BCGS Geoconservation at Doulton's Claypit, Saltwells LNR, led by Tom Weaver (Warden). Members clearing saplings, scrub and soil from the Coal Measures exposures in the base of Doulton's Claypit. Photo by Andrew Harrison
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Saturday 1 December 2018, BCGS Geoconservation at Doulton's Claypit, Saltwells LNR, led by Tom Weaver (Warden). Members clearing saplings, scrub and soil from the Coal Measures exposures in the base of Doulton's Claypit. Photo by Andrew Harrison