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[[File:YGS_YORKROCK_FIG_22_00.jpg|thumbnail|Figure 22 Location of museums of geological interest in Yorkshire.]]
 
[[File:YGS_YORKROCK_FIG_22_00.jpg|thumbnail|Figure 22 Location of museums of geological interest in Yorkshire.]]
  
'''By Paul Ensom''' Wivenhoe, Essex
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'''By Paul Ensom''' Wivenhoe, Essex, C07 913Q,
  
 
== A historical perspective ==
 
== A historical perspective ==
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|  | Local and UK, minerals (world wide), rocks, fossils, particular strength (especially local Carbarboniferous)
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|  | Local and UK, minerals (world wide), rocks, Fossils, particular strength (especially local Carbarboniferous)
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery'''. Chequer Road, Doncaster, DN1 2AE.
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|  | '''Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery'''. Chequer Road, Doncaster, DNr 2AE.
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Filey Museum'''. 8/10 Queen Street, Filey, N. Yorkshire, YO14 9HB.
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|  | '''Filey Museum'''. 8/10 Queen Street, Filey, X Yorkshire, YOLy 911B.
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
| | '''Displays'''
|  | Local and Yorkshire fossils and general geology, minerals
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|  | Local and Yorkshire fossils and General geology, minerals
 
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| | '''Opening hours'''
 
| | '''Opening hours'''
|  | Good Friday to last the Sunday in October, Sunday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
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|  | Good Friday to last the Sunday in October, Sunday to Friday from II a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
 
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| | '''Website'''
 
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| | '''Collections'''
|  | Local and Yorkshire minerals (particular strength) rocks, fossils, photographic
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|  | Local and Yorkshire minerals (particular strength) rocks, fossils, Photographic
 
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| | '''Admission charge'''
 
| | '''Admission charge'''
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Royal Pump Room Museum'''. Royal Parade, Harrogate, N. Yorkshire, HG1 2RY.
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|  | '''Royal Pump Room Museum'''. Royal Parade, Harrogate, XYorkshire, HG1 2RY.
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
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|  | Local. Development of 19th Century Spa
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|  | Local. Development of C19th Spa
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
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|  | '''Dales Countryside Museum'''. Station Yard, Hawes, N. Yorkshire, DL8 3NT.
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|  | '''Dales Countryside Museum'''. Station Yard, Hawes, X Yorkshire, DL8 3.NT.
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
| | '''Collections'''
|  | minerals(world wide ), rocks, (local), fossils (local and UK)
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|  | minerals(world wide ), rocks, (Local), fossils (Local and UK)
 
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| | '''Enquiry service'''
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Hull and East Riding Museum''', (Hull Museums Service). 36 High Street, Hull, HU1 1PS.
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|  | '''Hull and East Riding Museum''', (Hull Museums Service). 36 High Street, Hull, HUI 1PS.
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
| | '''Collections'''
|  | Local and Yorkshire minerals, rocks, fossils, photographic, archive, No curatorial staff. Limited access to the collections by appointment only.
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|  | Local and Yorkshire minerals, rocks, fossils, photographic, archive No curatorial staff. Limited access to the collections by appointment only.
 
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| | '''Geological activities'''
 
| | '''Geological activities'''
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Ryedale Folk Museum'''. Hutton-le-Hole, N. Yorkshire, Y06 6UA.
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|  | '''Ryedale Folk Museum'''. Hutton-le-Hole, X Yorkshire, Y06 6UA.
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
| | '''Displays'''
|  | Local, geology of area & use of geological resources. Minerals
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|  | Local, Geology of area & use of geological resources. Minerals
 
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| | '''Temporary exhibitions'''
 
| | '''Temporary exhibitions'''
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|  | Local and UK, minerals, rocks, fossils (particular strength) (especially Upper carboniferous, plants and Palaeozoic invertebrates)
 
|  | Local and UK, minerals, rocks, fossils (particular strength) (especially Upper carboniferous, plants and Palaeozoic invertebrates)
 
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| | '''Catalogues'''
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| | '''CAT'''
 
|  | Yes
 
|  | Yes
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
| | '''Displays'''
|  | Local & general geology
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|  | <nowiki>*</nowiki>Local & General geology
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
| | '''Collections'''
|  | Local, Yorkshire & world wide minerals, rocks, fossils including Carboniferous and Jurassic plants
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|  | Local, Yorkshire & world wide. minerals, rocks, fossils including Carboniferous and Jurassic plants
 
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| | '''Enquiry service'''
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Nidderdale Museum'''. Council Offices, King Street, Pateley Bridge, N. Yorkshire, HG3 5LE.
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|  | '''Nidderdale Museum'''. Council Offices, King Street, Pateley Bridge, XYorkshire, HG3 5LE.
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Swaledale Museum'''. The Green, Reeth, N. Yorkshire, DL11 6QT.
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|  | '''Swaledale Museum'''. The Green, Reeth, N.Yorkshire, DLit 6QT.
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Richmondshire Museum'''. Ryders Wynd, Richmond, N. Yorkshire, DL11 4JA.
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|  | '''Richmondshire Museum'''. Ryders Wynd, Richmond, X Yorkshire, DLit) 4JA.
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
| | '''Collections'''
|  | Minor collection, minerals, rocks
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|  | Minor collection. minerals, rocks
 
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| | '''Enquiry service'''
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
| | '''Collections'''
|  | Local minerals (particular strength) (world wide), rocks, fossils (particular strength)
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|  | Local minerals (particular strength) (world wide),, rocks, fossils (particular strength)
 
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| | '''Enquiry service'''
 
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| | '''Website'''
 
| | '''Website'''
|  | [http://www.cliftonparkrotherham.co.uk/museum/]  
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|  | [http://cliftonpark.org.uk/cpm/homepage/22/explore_the_museum http://cliftonpark.org.uk/cpm/homepage/22/explore_the_museum]  
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Scarborough Museums & Gallery''', including the '''Rotunda Museum'''. Contact address: Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, N. Yorkshire, YO11 2HG.
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|  | '''Scarborough Museums & Gallery''', including the '''Rotunda Museum'''. Contact address: Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, jr. Yorkshire, YOH 2HG.
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
| | '''Displays'''
|  | <nowiki>*</nowiki>Local, Yorkshire and general geology
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|  | <nowiki>*</nowiki>Local, Yorkshire and General geology
 
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| | '''Temporary exhibitions'''
 
| | '''Temporary exhibitions'''
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| | '''Geological activities'''
 
| | '''Geological activities'''
|  | Yes through Dinosaur Coast. General, local and regional geology
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|  | yes through Dinosaur Coast S General, local and regional geology
 
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| | '''Opening hours'''
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Museum of North Craven Life'''. Chapel Street, Settle, N. Yorkshire, BD24 9H5.
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|  | '''Museum of North Craven Life'''. Chapel Street, Settle, X Yorkshire, BD24 9H5.
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Weston Park Museum'''. Weston Park, Sheffield, S. Yorkshire, S10 2TP.
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|  | '''Weston Park Museum'''. Weston Park, Sheffield, S.Yorkshire, Sio 2TP.
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
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|  | Local and UK & world wide. minerals, rocks, fossils (particular strength) especially Coal Measure plants of South Yorkshire
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|  | Local and UK & world wide. minerals, rocks, fossils (particular strength) especially Coal Measure plants of SouthYorkshire
 
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| | '''Catalogues'''
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| | '''CAT'''
 
|  | Yes
 
|  | Yes
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Craven Museum and Gallery'''. Town Hall, High Street, Skipton, N. Yorkshire, BD23 1AH.
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|  | '''Craven Museum and Gallery'''. Town Hall, High Street, Skipton, N.Yorkshire, BD23 1AH.
 
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| | '''Displays'''
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
|  | '''Museum name and address'''
|  | '''Whitby Museum'''. Pannett Park, Whitby, N. Yorkshire, Y021 2AH.
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|  | '''Whitby Museum'''. Pannett Park, Whitby, X Yorkshire, Y021 2AH.
 
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|  | '''Museum name and address'''
 
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|  | '''Yorkshire Museum'''. Museum Gardens, York, N. Yorkshire, YO1 7FR.
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|  | '''Yorkshire Museum'''. Museum Gardens, York, N. Yorkshire, YO1 MFR.
 
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| | '''Collections'''
 
| | '''Collections'''
|  | Local, Yorkshire and UK. Minerals, rocks, fossils (particular strength)
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|  | Local, Yorkshire and UK. Minerals, rocks, fossils (particular strength) m,r,F,
  
 
Library, Photographic (world wide volcanoes)
 
Library, Photographic (world wide volcanoes)
 
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| | '''Catalogues'''
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| | '''CAT'''
 
|  | Yes
 
|  | Yes
 
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