The Liverpool Geological Society - Founded 1859
President: Professor Silvia Gonzalez
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156th Session
Website Updated: 10/12/2014 @ 19:57
Welcome to the LGS website.

The LGS President Professor Silvia Gonzalez welcomes you, one and all to the 156th Session of
the LGS.
2 New Members have been Elected to the Society on
Tue 2nd December 2014:-
They are: Mr David Jordan and Mr Richard Carter.
Can Mr Jordan click on Join Website & fill in everything?

Please see opposite for 2015 meetings:-
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FREE Surplus Journals available to members

  With storage at a premium we can no longer
keep surplus journals, so this is your opportunity
to acquire past volumes, first come, first given.

FREE - Journals available:
(Quarterly) Journal of the Geological Society:
nearly all parts 1940, 1946-2000
North West Geologist: most volumes from 2-
Geological Journal:  complete run Vol 3 (1962) to
Vol 31 (1996)
Amateur Geologist: Vol 6 (1972) to Vol 11
Liverpool Geological Assoc: 1907-1909 New
Series 2, 3, 4
LGS Proceedings: Sessions 13,48,,55,61-
65,74,77,80-88 (not all parts)
                                4 Bound volumes: 1864-70,1904-
Liverpool and Manchester Geological Journal: Vol
1 (6 parts), Vol 2 (4 parts, and bound)
Yorkshire Geological Society: Scatter Vol 25,
Please provide vol nos and years NO LIMIT ON
NUMBERS and we will search and, bring them to
the next Meeting.
Any items remaining will be
recycled early in January 2015!!

Please contact Mike Collins on 01257
421162 for your order.

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LGS 2015 Meetings

  Jan 20 - Prof Mark Williams on
               Aspects of Climate Change.

  Feb 3 - Rob Duller - Icelandic Floods.

  Feb 10 - Practical Session with
                Jason Hall & Maggie
                Williams - Flint Knapping
                and Cave Paintings.

  Feb 17 - Modelling the Intrusion of
                Igneous Rocks by Janine

  Feb 21 - Herdman Symposium.

  Feb 24 - Society Dinner.

  Mar 3 - Afternoon Session with The
              1815 William Smith Map with
              Prof Hugh Torrens at
              The World Museum.

  Mar 3 - Distinguished Visitor's Address
              by Prof Hugh Torrens on 
              'William Smith in Yorkshire'.

  Mar 17 - Richard Chiverall on the
                British Irish Ice Sheet.

  Apr 18 - Meeting at Thurstaston.

  Apr 21 - Icelandic 2014 Eruption by
               Chris Hunt (L'pool Univ) and
               Hazel Clark on the LGS
               Icelandic Tour 2016.


  The following Guides are available from
  the Hon Secretary:-

  Rock Around Liverpool
  Rock Around Wirral
  Rock Around Chester

  Each Guide 5 inc P & P 3 to members
  Cash or Cheque ONLY.