Category Archives: Field Trips

August Field Trip Details

Geoscience Wales August 2017 Field Trip John Church, one of our well known Associates will lead a geological trail around the town of Conwy, looking at outcrops and where local quarried rocks have been used in the old and less … Continue reading

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August Field Trip ?

Plans are afoot to run a field trip next month. We hope to have a Conwy town tour lead by an Associate / eminent member to look at the wide variety of building stones visible in the town, and also … Continue reading

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Penrhyn Slate Quarry visit – 15th July

We have had short notice of some spaces available on a field visit tomorrow – 15th July details     HERE 

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30th July: GWL Annual Field Trip: Great Orme Mines

This year’s field trip will take place on Thursday July 30th, meeting at 17:50. Please register to attend as the size of party is limited.

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Field Trip – Dolgarrog Power Station

Field Trip of Dolgarrog Power Station Date: Thursday, 16th January 2014 Presentation and tour of Hydro Electric Power Station by RWE Npower Renewables Engineers entitled ‘Renewable Energy an Hydro Electric Future’. The trip will consist of the following elements : An … Continue reading

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Field Meeting – Sunday, 7th July 2013 Penarth Mine, Corwen

North Wales Geology Association host Keith Nicholls, Geotechnics Ltd. Sunday, 7th July 2013 Field Meeting at Penarth Mine, Corwen More Info  For other events relating to the North Wales Geology Association, please go to

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Field Trip – The Great Orme Thursday, 11th July 2013

  GWL Field Trip Thursday, 11th July 2013 The Great Orme, Llandudno, LL30 2XF Lead by Marion Grundy Ridewood entitled “A field excursion to show the changing environments of deposition in the context of falling sea-level and structural deformation caused by … Continue reading

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3 Day Field Study – Geology of Anglesey by Paul Kabrna (GeoMon)

Late Precambrian – Cambrian Geology of Anglesey 21st – 23rd June 2013  

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