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Coronavirus COVID-19 Virus – Rockwatch Events
Mar14

Coronavirus COVID-19 Virus – Rockwatch Events

In line with Government advice on dealing with the COVID-19 virus, Rockwatch has very reluctantly decided to suspend its fieldtrips and other planned events until further notice. In view of this we will not be publishing our usual Events booklet with the latest issue of the magazine. We are very sorry to have to disappoint our many Rockwatch club members and families who book onto these events – we’re disappointed too – but the...

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Sneak Peak of Whitman’s Hill Quarry Fieldtrip

If you’re booked to come along to the Whitman’s Hill Quarry fieldtrip on Saturday 24 September then you’re in for a treat! As a sneak peak, read this fantastic featured write up about last year’s visit on The Earth Heritage Trust’s website. We look forward to another great visit with Rockwatch members. Not signed up yet? There are still a couple spaces left but hurry to book your place! Read the write up...

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Fieldtrip to Whitman’s Hill Quarry on 24 September 2016
Aug16

Fieldtrip to Whitman’s Hill Quarry on 24 September 2016

Join us for a great fieldtrip hunting for fossils in a large disused quarry near Great Malvern.  It will be a great day out in Whitman’s Hill Quarry with a fieldtrip led by Mark Baggott and Mark O’Dell.  They are very familiar with the quarry and its rock formations and with the geology which dates back to the Silurian period, approximately 428 million years ago.  There is an abundance of fossils – mainly corals,...

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