History of Geology

The Science of Geology had its beginnings in the British Isles and all our UK trips feature sites that are important in the History of Geology.

The trips include:

ENGLAND

Jurassic Coast and Cornish Tin Mines - visits the site in the County of Devon which lends its name to the Devonian Period.

SCOTLAND

The Birth of Geology - visits the Moine Thrust, the world's first regonized thrust fault.

WALES

Castles and Dragons -Wales lends its name to the Cambrian, Ordovician and Silurian periods and we visit several site associated with this naming.