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“Uncovering the Yorkshire Jurassic” Symposium

19 May 2018
Start time
10:00 AM
Tempest Anderson Hall

Event Information

“Uncovering the Yorkshire Jurassic” Symposium

Join us at this FREE Symposium to learn more about the fantastic geology on our doorstep, and in our museums, putting Yorkshire’s Jurassic into a wider context. This Symposium supports the major new exhibition at the Yorkshire Museum “Yorkshire’s Jurassic World” opening on 24th March 2018.

A range of talks on themes, from Early, Middle, and late Jurassic. A full programme with confirmed speakers will be announced shortly but speakers who have agreed to participate include: Dr Sarah King, York Museums Trust, Dr Liam Herringshaw, University of Hull, Dr John Powell, Prof Peter Rawson and Dr Cris Little and colleagues from the University of Leeds.

Sponsored by the Curry Fund of The Geologists’ Association

On Sunday 20th May follow up field trips are being organised. Details on YPS website and booking on Eventbrite. Jurassic Field Days

YPS/Public Booking is online at:
Eventbrite Booking Page

Jurassic symposium timetable

Symposium Programme Final