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“Uncovering the Yorkshire Jurassic” Symposium

Symposium
Date
19 May 2018
Start time
10:00 AM
Venue
Tempest Anderson Hall
Speaker
N/A
Yorkshire Museum

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 immediately pre Jurassic, Lower, Middle, Upper and post 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, Elsa Panciroli 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. Contact YPS office for details.

YPS/Public Booking is online at:
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