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Thursday 1st August

Stone, Coal and Gold in the Upper Worth Valley

Led by William Varley

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13th - 28th July

Lead, Leats, Mines & Mills
 

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Programme of Events
 

Throughout the year UWHG holds a series of walks, talks and visits covering a variety of archaeological topics

Indoor meetings are held at 19:30 in the Soroptomists Rooms, 28 Otley Street, Skipton

Programme for Summer 2019

Festival of Archaeology 13th - 28th July

Lead, Leats, Mines & Mills

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Thursday 1st August
Stone, Coal and Gold in the Upper Worth Valley - Led by William Varley

Start:
10.30 Finish: approx. 16.00

The walk will examine the geology and industrial archaeposter_aug19_sml02ology of Penistone Hill and the Upper Worth Valley. The rocks here give an insight into the past when the area was a huge tropical delta over 300 million years ago. Since the 19th century the natural resources, stone and coal, have been quarried and mined here.

Meeting Point and Car Parking: Brontë Parsonage Museum Car Park, off West Lane, Haworth, BD22 8DS. Charges apply. Grid Ref: SE 029 372.
Distance: 5-6 miles.
Terrain: On footpaths and tracks.  Wear boots or walking shoes and waterproof outdoor clothing.  Bring sun cream, as needed.
Useful Information: Bring a packed lunch. Public toilets are available in the car park.  Refreshments are available in cafés or pubs in Haworth.

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