EXPLORE THE GEOLOGY OF THE SALISBURY CATHEDRAL CLOSE
by Steve Hannath
A new guide on the building stones of Salisbury Cathedral Close: Price £2.00. Obtainable from Salisbury Museum, the Cathedral shop, Salisbury Information Centre and the author:
Wiltshire's landscape is inextricably bound up with the rocks beneath the surface. It is our aim to raise public awareness of Earth Sciences and draw peoples attention to the way the landscape, and the towns and villages within it, are influenced by the underlying geology.
Good Foundations: The story of earth materials in Wiltshire’s buildings
Saturday 19 October 2019 at Melksham Assembly Hall
Time: 10:25 to 16:35 (refreshments from 10:00).
The day will explore the variety of building materials available to builders from the earliest times, how they made the most of them and their impact on the appearance of our towns and villages today.
For programme see https://www.wiltshirebuildingsrecord.org.uk/coming-soon/
Tickets £16.50 or £14 for WBR members, senior citizens and students.
BOOKING NECESSARY: Book early to avoid disappointment
Tel: 01249 705508 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Optional buffet lunch, booked in advance, £8.50 per head or bring your own.
AN EARTH SCIENCE WEEK EVENT