Bradford & District

Archaeology/Geology

The group meet monthly on the 3rd Wednesday at 2.00 pm at The Bradford Club or go on a visit to a site or a museum in the local area.

New members are welcome.
Refreshments available.
There is a charge of £2 per session for the room hire.

The group leader/ main lecturer has a background of study in the two subjects. Members of the group and visiting speakers also give presentations.

Recent meetings included:

January:
Derek Barker . Glass making and the Bradford Glass Works
Lucky Dip. Cathryn  Iliffe.

December:
Derek Barker - Buying Beauty: distinguished buildings and their marbles

November:
Bill Fraser - Dent Marble

October:
Visit to Hirst Wood, Saltaire.

September:
Paul Tomany. Using ancient DNA in Viking Studies
Derek Barker. Picking up stones on the beach and in quarries. Practical. A chance to try your rock and mineral identification skills with help from Derek.

July:
Visit to Prince of Wales Park, Bingley, to see geology and fossils in this recently restored Grade 2 listed park, led by Bill Fraser.

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Book group 1 Book Group 3
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Social Bridge Spanish: beginners plus
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Theatre Visits Walking - Sundays
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