Lecture: The Monnow Valley - Landscape evolution on the Old Red Sandstone

Speaker: Dave Green, University of Bristol, Director of Geostudies

Entry Fee

Members: Free

Visitors: £5.00

Date and Time

19:00 -

Location

Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN


Lecture Description

Despite flowing from source to mouth entirely in the ORS, this small Welsh Borderland river contains evidence for spectacular landscape evolution, both regionally and locally; and with its tributaries, provides dramatic and well-known scenery derived from a variety of rock types, structures and processes.

The talk precedes a field trip to the Monnow Valley to be led by Dave Green on July 7th



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