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Mercian Geologist v16 (4)

Mercian Geologist - Volume 16 part 4

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Front cover: Extraction of pure white calcite from a thick vertical vein in the Long Rake Mine, near Youlgrave, in the Derbyshire Peak District, has left this large open stope with ore-passes in its floor. See lecture report on page 211. Photo: Paul Deakin.

Mercian News
Flood Report
The Record

John Carney
Geological evolution of Central England, with reference to the Trent Basin and its landscapes

Annette McGrath
The hard-rock quarries of Charnwood Forest

Peter Worsley
The British Geological Survey’s glaciological expedition to Arctic Norway in 1865

Black barite: Trevor Ford, John Jones
Nottingham’s cave statues: Tony Waltham
Charnia masoni, 50th birthday: Trevor Ford
Blue Lias at Spiers Farm: Jonathan Radley
Members’ night, 2007
Nottingham’s Square: Neil Turner, Tony Waltham
Vein cavities on Dirtlow Rake: Tony Waltham
Charnia Research Group: Helen Boynton
Aeolian features at Buddon Wood: John Carney
Global warming: Tony Waltham
Book reviews
Cape Verde Islands: Alan Filmer


The Geology of the Brassington Mines by Trevor Ford

Index to Volume 16