WGS Summer Programme for 2018


Sunday April 15th             Cross Fell Inlier, Dufton

                                                   Karl Egeland-Eriksen, OUGS

  Meet at Public car park, Dufton village at 10am
  GR: NY 689249
  Grade: Moderate. Approx 9km.


21st – 25th May              The Geology of Mull

                       Ian Williamson ex BGS 


Wednesday June 6th      Jacobs Join

           Hosted by Chris Anderson

 At 2 Rusland Park, Kendal at 5pm
 Afterwards: To be arranged.


Sunday June 17th             The Geology of Ingleton and the Craven Fault System

  Bernard Skillerne de Bristowe, WGS

  Meet at The Square Ingleton at 10am
  GR: SD696733

  Grade: Easy (morning) to Moderate (afternoon)


Sunday July 15th               "Granite and Haematite Mineralisation in Eskdale"

    David Kelly, CGS

    Meet at Brook House Inn, Eskdale at 10am
    GR: NY175008

    Grade: Morning, 1-2 km on good path, some steep sections;
                Afternoon 5km  on gentle slopes.

Sunday August 19th          Volcanic Lessons from the River Keer Slag, Warton Sands

   Duncan Woodcock/Clive Boulter

   Meet at Cote Stones, Carnforth at 10am
   GR: NY 235122

   Grade: Easy, 3km


Sunday September 9th    Force Crag Mine, Coledale.

                                        A guided tour around the historic processing mill   
                                        with a National Trust guide.
                                                 (Entrance fee applies).                                               

                                         Meet at Free car park for the Grisedale Pike path, Braithwaite at 10:30am
                                         GR: NY2271 2378

                                         Grade: Approx 8km walk along a good valley bottom track.


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