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Another Successful Fossil Roadshow! PDF Print

Geoconservation Kent were at this years Fossil Roadshow organised by Canterbury Museums and Galleries which returned to the Beaney on 23rd February 2013 after a break of 2 years.

It was a very successful day with over 1700 visitors. Over 60 children took the quiz on the Geoconservation Kent quiz table, receiving fossil prizes for their efforts.

Other groups and individuals who attended included Medway Fossil and Mineral Society with beautiful fossils from Bishopstone and the London Clay, Sidcup Mineral and Lapidary Society with some lovely minerals, Ian Clarke with some of his fantastic fossils and fossil artwork, The Sheppey Fossil Study Group with their amazing fossils from the London Clay and Chris Wren with his ancient flint hand tools and the bones giant pleistocene beasts from the local area.

Thankyou to all who helped make it such a successful day!

Here are few images from the day

All set on the GeoconservationKent table

All set on the Geoconservation kent table

Ian Clarke and some of his beautiful ammonites

Ian Clarke and his Gault Clay ammonites

Sidcup Mineral and Lapidary Society's table

 The Sidcup Mineral and Lapidary Society Table

The Sheppey Fossil Study Group table

Fred Clouter discusses a London Clay fossil

Chris Wren and some of his ancient flint tools and bones of giant pleistocene animals

Chris Wren and ancient flint tools and Pleistocene bones

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martin Crowther sorting out some refreshments!

Martin making the tea

See you next year!