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  A Geological Alphabet.

In 2020 the Society started to have "geological I-spy" themed Club Nights. Below is a list of the items contributed so far.

I spy with my geological eye something beginning with A (2nd April 2020)

Acheulian hand axe

A-Axis (crystallographic)

A -Beds (Speeton Clay)

Accented Landscape Series 2 paintings by Lancelot Ribeiro

Actinocamax (Chalk belemnite)

Aegocrioceras (Speeton ammonite)

Aeolian Sandstone

Albian (Cretaceous stage)

Almandine garnet

Ankylosaur

Allosaurus

Amber

Ammonite

Mary Anning

Anorthite

Another Ammonite

Anthropocene

Anticline

Archaeopteryx

Armoured mud balls

Arthur Holmes (author of “Principles of Physical Geology”)

Araucaria

Asaphus expansus (Trilobite)

Asteroceras (Jurassic ammonite)

Asteroid

Austiniceras (Chalk ammonite)

 

I spy with my geological eye something beginning with B (16th July 2020)

Barrie Heaton (past President of the HGS)

Baryonyx

Barytes

Basalt

Batholith

Beach

Beards

Beer

Belemnite

Belemnitella mucronata (Chalk belemnite)

Belemnites on a blue background

Bempton Cliffs

Benthic

Bentonite

Beryl

Beware of unstable cliffs

Biotite

W S Bisat

Bivalve

Blastoid

Biostratigraphy

Birefringence

Blown sand

Book for scale on photographs

Piddock borings

Bornite

Boulder

Boulder Clay

Patrick Boylan

Brachiopod

Brandesburton, St Mary’s Church

Bricks

Doug Bridger

British Geological Survey

Bryozoa

Rev Buckland

Building Stone

Burnham Chalk Formation

Burniston

Burgess Shale

Compiled by Mike Horne.

Contributors include - Angela Hodgson, Anna Kirk-Smith, Arthur Speed, David Hill, Dennis Haughey, John Connor, Mary Howard,  Mike Horne, Noel Barron, Patrick Boylan, Paul Hildreth and Stuart Jones.

 

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