Shropshire FHS Feb 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 16/02/2016 - 19:00

Subject - "That Bloody Ole in the Ground be the Death of You One Day – Shropshire’s Geological Wealth at What Cost?"
Speaker - Graham Bradbury
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

An introduction to the geological landscape of Shropshire, with a special reference to family history & the extraction of minerals in the South West Shropshire Coalfield & the mineral zone extending along the west side of the Stiperstones ridge. A Shropshire mineral & fossil display is included as part of the presentation.