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Stamford and District Geological Society Membership Form

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Apply For Membership Here * If you would like to visit a working quarry with a geological society (such as the Stamford and District Geological Group), you will have a…

Scunthorpe Pliosaur talk by Richard Forrest

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At Tinwell Village Hall near Stamford @ 7.30pm on Wednesday the 13th of March 2019. Free admission for members of the SDGS and £3 for non_members. You can apply for…

Fossil to be found around the coasts of the Isle of Wight

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In support of the forthcoming 67th Symposium of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy and the 28th meeting of the Symposium of Palaeontological Preparation and Conservation. To be held on the…

Who would have believed it, Dinosaur remains from Peterborough!

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Four isolated sauropod axial elements from the Oxford Clay Formation (Callovian, Middle Jurassic) of Peterborough, UK. “But wait, how can that be” is the response I usually receive “how is…

An experiment in fossil preparation by Richard Forrest

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For those of you who know Stamford and District Geological Society member Richard Forrest and his canny habit of not to be beaten by the fossil in front of him…

Fulletby brickyard – a classic locality in the Upper Jurassic Kimmeridge Clay Formation in Lincolnshire

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An article titled “Fulletby brickyard – a classic locality in the Upper Jurassic Kimmeridge Clay Formation in Lincolnshire” written for the Deposits Magazine by Stamford and District Geological Society member…

As yet “unknown” fossils from the Bembridge marls on the Isle of Wight.

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I sent some photos of this thought-provoking fossil pictured below I found from the Bembridge marls in Hamstead on the Isle of Wight to Alan Morton. Alan runs the very…

Is this a PLIOSAURUS FEROX?

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A couple of months ago while conducting the pyrite survey with other volunteers at the Peterborough Museum, we found a note in a box of Pliosaur fossils saying about a…

Forthcoming Winter Talk

  1. Field Trip To Ketton Quarry on Saturday the 23rd of March 2019

    Saturday March 23rd | 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  2. Field Trip To Ketton Quarry on Saturday the 6th of April 2019

    Saturday April 6th | 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  3. Field trip to a Woodhall Spa Quarry on Saturday the 11th of May 2019

    Saturday May 11th | 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  4. Field trip to a Woodhall Spa Quarry on Saturday the 13th of July 2019

    Saturday July 13th | 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  5. Field Trip To Ketton Quarry on Saturday the 17th of August 2019

    Saturday August 17th | 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  6. Field Trip To Ketton Quarry on Saturday the 12th of October 2019

    Saturday October 12th | 9:00 am to 3:00 pm