Wiltshire Geology Group
Wiltshire Geology Group

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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: 

stevehannath@talktalk.net  

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.

Upcoming Events

 

WILTSHIRE BUILDINGS RECORD ANNUAL STUDY DAY

 

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: dorothy.treasure@wiltshire.gov.uk 

Optional buffet lunch, booked in advance, £8.50 per head or bring your own.

              AN EARTH SCIENCE WEEK EVENT

 

 

 
 

 

 


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