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Welcome to HGG

Scremerston shoreFounded in 1995 the Huddersfield Geology Group is a group of amateur geologists, many of whom have enjoyed studying the subject at evening classes in the area, and are enthusiastic about finding out more about the geology of the Yorkshire Pennines. The talks are generally informal and we welcome anyone with an interest in rocks and landscapes, amateur or professional. The group's aims are to promote an understanding of rocks and landscapes in the Huddersfield area and to produce information for general interest and teaching materials in schools and colleges.

We meet on the second or third Monday in each month at Greenhead College in the centre of Huddersfield. See our Talks Programme. We also arrange Field Events both locally and further afield.

 

Next talk:
Mon 13th Oct - Derek Barker - 'Extractive Industry: Brick Manufacture in 19th Century Bradford'

(please note that this is a change to the programme)


Next Field Trip:
Sat 18th Oct - Local Coal Mining, visit to site of Emroyd colliery.

 


To download a copy of the full programme, please click here.