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HISTORICAL GEOLOGICAL MAPS WITH ALASTAIR MITCHELL

The Rock Stop visitor centre is hosting a talk by Alastair Mitchell on vintage geological maps.  

Alastair has a passion for old maps and and geological maps feature strongly in his collection.  As well as being informative they trace the development of the science in Scotland over the last two centuries. 

During the talk Alastair will be showing original maps and discussing their historical significance.

August 27th at 14:00hrs

Entrance Fee £5   Friends Of The Geopark £4

The Rock Stop, Unapool IV27 4HW

BOOK LAUNCH

Find out more about the Highland Controversy with the new edition of Hutton’s Arse co-authored by Malcolm Rider and Pete Harrison (North West Highlands Geopark Geologist) which is now available.

Fourteen years on from the original publication, the fully revised and up-dated 2nd edition is aimed at all readers with a general interest in the last three billion years of extraordinary geology in Scotland’s northern highlands.

Copies can be purchased locally in the Rock Stop, Achins Bookshop and Ullapool Bookshop as well as all good bookstores.

 

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Geopark August 2019 Newsletter

Saturday August 3rd 2019

Job Vacancy - Geopark Administrator

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Geopark July 2019 Newsletter

Tuesday July 2nd 2019

Geopark June 2019 Newsletter

Monday June 17th 2019

Funding Success - our new project for 2019

Thursday February 21st 2019

We're Hiring!

Friday February 15th 2019