Conferences and Meetings

The Geologists’ Association
Southeast Regional Conference on
Saturday 29 November 2014
Exhibition Hall of Worthing College,

Geology and History in Southeast England

9.00-9.40 Registration

9.40-10.20
Matt Pope ‘Prehistoric Peoples and Wealden Landscapes’

10.20-11.00
Rory Mortimore ‘The Geological Mysteries of Flint, the Implement of the Neolithic Age’

11.00-11.30 Coffee/Biscuits

11.30-12.10
David Bridgland ‘Gravel in the Southeast: Superficial Deposit and Underrated Resource’

12.10-12.50
Roger Cordiner ‘Building in Stone in Medieval Sussex’

12.50-2.00 Buffet Lunch

2.00-2-40
Matthew Pitts ‘The Making of the High Weald’

2.40-3.20
David Brown ‘Mineral Extraction from Ancient Woodlands of the Weald’

3.20-4.00
John Lonergan ‘Transport Innovations and Wealden Geology: Canals and Railways’

4.00-4.25 Tea/Biscuits

4.25-5.05
David Martill ‘Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Pterosaurs and Piltdown’

5.05-5.45
Geoffrey Mead ‘Brighton and Hove Basement: Geological Foundation of a Conurbation’

Closing Remarks by Professor Rory Mortimore, Past President of the Geologists’ Association