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via mobile 26/9/2023 at 9:00pm
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Has been "retired" apparently. No idea why as I thought it worked well. Not impressed by the replacement I found. Any ideas for a good one?


26/9/2023 at 10:12pm
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Whilst largely historic the National Library of Scotland scanned maps resource is worth a look. Don't get into the system which allows you to compare then and now, it can become very addictive.


via mobile 27/9/2023 at 7:29am
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Thanks, but is that for all of UK?


via mobile 27/9/2023 at 10:02am
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I havenít checked the NLS geology, but their early OS maps now cover England. I used them to check for some building where you walked to, Mrs B (by a river & woodland, canít remember where now).
Another thing to check when the laptop is fired up! I use books for Scottish geology, and I check the AONB websites in England for geology & landscape etc in those areas.

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via mobile 27/9/2023 at 10:04am
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https://www.scottishgeologytrust.org/festival/
- you would have enjoyed this, Mrs B
And https://www.scottishgeologytrust.org/geology/resources/online-resources/ might be useful.
You might already use this: https://www.geowalks.co.uk/resources/

Post last edited on 27/09/2023 10:08:33

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2024 = 7 sites / 15 nights. 2023 = 9/23. 2022 = 13/35. 2021 = 11/29. 2020 = 4/20. 2019 = 13/35. 2018 = 20/33. 2017 = 10/22. 2016 = 19/33. 2015 = 15 sites / 27 nights. Didn't count 1976 to 2014.


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via mobile 27/9/2023 at 10:44am
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Thanks Fiona. Far Forest, between Kidderminster and Cleobury Mortimer.

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via mobile 27/9/2023 at 11:01am
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This any use?

https://www.bgs.ac.uk/technologies/apps/igeology-app/#:~:text=BGS%20made%20the%20decision%20to,viewer%20service%20for%20professional%20use.


via mobile 27/9/2023 at 11:03am
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Thanks, will have a look.


28/9/2023 at 1:17pm
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The viewer is alive and well but has been moved to the BGS 'Onshore GeoIndex' pages. There are many datasets you can choose to display, but 'Artificial Ground', 'Superficial Geology' and 'Bedrock Geology' are the normal starting points.

https://mapapps2.bgs.ac.uk/geoindex/home.html?_ga=2.118656000.862957502.1695903254........

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via mobile 28/9/2023 at 1:25pm
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Thanks.



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