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'''Excursion to Minehead and district, West Somerset. June 20th to 24th, 1913 - Geologists' Association excursion'''
  
 
== Link to Album and Photograph index ==
 
== Link to Album and Photograph index ==
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The principal object of this Excursion is to study the classic sections of Upper Keuper, Rhӕtic and Lower Lias in the neighbourhood of Watchet.
 
The principal object of this Excursion is to study the classic sections of Upper Keuper, Rhӕtic and Lower Lias in the neighbourhood of Watchet.
  
The Rhӕtic Series comprises the following subdivisions:
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The Rhӕtic Series comprises the following subdivisions :
  
 
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== Monday, June 23rd. Lilstock and the Northern end of the Quantock Hills. ==
 
== Monday, June 23rd. Lilstock and the Northern end of the Quantock Hills. ==
  
DIRECTORS: L. RICHARDSON and THE PRESIDENT. Breakfast 8.15 a.m. Leave Minehead Station at 9.25 a.m. for Watchet.
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DIRECTORS : L. RICHARDSON and THE PRESIDENT. Breakfast 8.15 a.m. Leave Minehead Station at 9.25 a.m. for Watchet.
  
 
Drive from Watchet ''via ''West Quantockshead and Kilton to Lilstock. From the village walk down to the bay.
 
Drive from Watchet ''via ''West Quantockshead and Kilton to Lilstock. From the village walk down to the bay.
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Tea may be obtained in Holford about 4.30 p.m.
 
Tea may be obtained in Holford about 4.30 p.m.
  
Depart Stogumber 6.11 p.m., arrive Minehead 6.55 p.m. Dinner 1.30 p.m. Railway fares about 1s. 9d.; cost of drive about 1s. 9d.
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Depart Stogumber 6.11 p.m., arrive Minehead 6.55 p.m. Dinner 1.30 p.m. Railway fares about 1s. 9d. ; cost of drive about 1s. 9d.
  
 
== Tuesday, June 24th. ==
 
== Tuesday, June 24th. ==
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Geological Survey Map, New Series, Sheet 295. Price 1s. 6d.
 
Geological Survey Map, New Series, Sheet 295. Price 1s. 6d.
  
Guide Books: Minehead, "Homeland Handbocks." Price 6d.
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Guide Books : Minehead, "Homeland Handbocks." Price 6d.
  
 
The Quantock Hills, "Homeland Handbooks." Price 1s.
 
The Quantock Hills, "Homeland Handbooks." Price 1s.
  
1860. DAWKINS, PROF. W. B.—"On the Rhӕtic Beds and White Lias of Western and Central Somerset; and on the Discovery of a new Fossil Mammal in the Grey Marlstones below the Bone-Bed." ''Quart. Journ. Geol. Soc.'', vol. xvi, pp. 396-412.
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1860. DAWKINS, PROF. W. B.—"On the Rhӕtic Beds and White Lias of Western and Central Somerset ; and on the Discovery of a new Fossil Mammal in the Grey Marlstones below the Bone-Bed." ''Quart. Journ. Geol. Soc.'', vol. xvi, pp. 396-412.
  
 
1873. BRISTOW, H. W. and ETHERIDGE, R.—Vertical Sections (Geol. Surv.), Sheets 46 and 47.
 
1873. BRISTOW, H. W. and ETHERIDGE, R.—Vertical Sections (Geol. Surv.), Sheets 46 and 47.

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