Manchester Geological Association
Programme of Indoor Meetings 2013 - 2014All details of the 2013-14 programme given below are provisional.
Saturday 19 October 2013Joint meeting with Yorkshire Geological Society
Venue: The Dome, Devonshire Campus of the University of Derbyshire, Buxton
There will be a related outdoor meeting on Sunday 20 October 2013 in the Derbyshire Orefield
Saturday 16 November 2013 - The Broadhurst LecturesGeology in the Sun - The Mediterranean Islands
Wednesday 11 December 2013Mining the Yard Seam in New Mills in the 18th and 19th Centuries - Dr Derek Brumhead MBE, Manchester Geological Association
Saturday 11 January 2014Lecturer and talk title to be confirmed
Wednesday 12 February 2014 at 19:00 - AGM followed by Presidential AddressQuicklime, Cement and a Short History of Quarrying - Peter del Strother MBE, Manchester Geological Association
Wednesday 5 March 2014 at 18:30 - Joint Meeting with the Geographical AssociationLiving in Europe's Supervolcano: Volcanic hazard and emergency management in the Bay of Naples - Dr Martin Degg, University of Chester
This meeting is taking place in Lecture Theatre B of the Roscoe Building, (building 53 on the campus map, adjacent to the Williamson Building, building 52)
Most MGA Meetings are held in the Williamson Building, Oxford Road, opposite The Manchester Museum.