Hutton's Section, Salisbury Crags

HOGG comes to Edinburgh on 11 and 12 July 2019

James Hutton by Sir Henry Raeburn, on display in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

The History of Geology Group of the Geological Society of London and the Edinburgh Geological Society are organising an open meeting, Aspects of the History of Geology in Scotland and the North of England, at Surgeons’ Hall, Nicolson Street, Edinburgh.  This meeting will include presentations on Thursday 11 July, followed by a field day on Friday 12 July. Friday will feature a walking tour of sites linked with the history of geology around the city, such as Hutton’s Section on Salisbury Crags. Further details can be viewed at meeting.