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Howells, M. (1988). Ordovician volcanism in Snowdonia, p.1

The account of a lecture describing the Ordovician volcanic rocks and environments of Snowdonia.

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Peat, C. (1988). Precambrian microfossils in the British Isles, p.2-3

The account of a lecture describing the occurrence of Precambrian microfossils across the British Isles.

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Beale, S. (1988). Field Meeting Report: Site visit to the Ironbridge Bypass, led by Mr A. Gledhill 5th April 1987, p.4-5

The purpose of the field meeting was to visit the igneous and sedimentary strata exposed by excavations for the new Ironbridge Bypass, including Silurian Wenlock Shales, Carboniferous Limestone, the Little Wenlock basalt, and the Coal Measures. Extensive landslides were also seen.

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Gibson, S. (1988). Field Meeting Report: Carboniferous Limestone of Clwyd, led by Robin Bathurst 12th April 1987, p.6-7

The purpose of the field meeting was to visit the Carboniferous Limestone exposures of Clwyd and to relate their sedimentary structures to their formation.

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Beale, S. (1988). Field Meeting Report: The Shelve Inlier, led by Bill Dean 17th May 1987, p.8-14

The purpose of the field meeting was to visit key exposures within the Ordovician Shelve Inlier. The primary aim of this excursion was to examine rock types of Arenig and Llanvirn age, as well as lower Silurian strata that were deposited unconformably on the Ordovician rocks, following folding and erosion of the latter during late Ordovician times.

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Beale, S. (1988). Field Meeting Report: The Clee Hills, led by Tim Pearce 10th June 1987, p.15

The purpose of the field meeting was to visit the igneous and sedimentary strata exposed on the Clee Hills.

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Gibson, S. (1988). Field Meeting Report: Mow Cop to the Keysall ? a traverse of the Shropshire Plain, led by John Stanley 12th July 1987, p.16

The purpose of the field meeting was to undertake a traverse of the Shropshire Plain.

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Dolamore, L. (1988). Field Meeting Report: The Malvern Hills, led by David Bullard 10th October 1987, p.17-19

The purpose of the field meeting was to visit key exposures within the Malvern Hills to reveal the complex Precambrian geology and its Lower Palaeozoic cover.

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Coope, R. (1988). The Condover Mammoths, p.20-21

The account of a lecture describing the discovery and exhumation of the mammoths at Condover.

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Rowlands, M. (1988). Fossil fish of the Welsh Borderlands, p.22-23

The account of a lecture describing fossil fish with particular reference to those discovered in the Welsh Borderlands.

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Brown, I. (1988). Limestone mining in Shropshire, p.24-25

The account of a lecture describing limestone mining within Shropshire.

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Brown, I. (1988). Limestone mining in Shropshire. Proceedings of the Shropshire Geological Society7, 24-25. ISSN 1750-855X (Print), ISSN 1750-8568 (Online)

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Proceedings No 7 1988