Geology Department Field Trips and Photos

Many thanks to all alumni and staff who have contributed to this page.
Please note that all photos on the website are low resolution images - if you would like higher definition versions please contact Alison Hunter at illustrator@aditlevel.co.uk

New photos received from Mike Sanderson, Class of 1976, posted 1 June 2017

1976 Graduation
1976 Graduation Day at Sheffield City Hall
Tim Dibb
© Mike Sanderson
1976 Graduation
1976 Graduation Day at Sheffield City Hall
Jim Marshall (centre), Martin Guy (right)
© Mike Sanderson
1976 Graduation
1976 Graduation Day at Sheffield City Hall
Marsha Hurst
© Mike Sanderson
1976 Graduation
1976 Graduation Day at Sheffield City Hall
Gerry O'Hara
© Mike Sanderson
1976 Graduation
1976 Graduation Day at Sheffield City Hall
Jim Cole
© Mike Sanderson
1976 Graduation
1976 Graduation Day at Sheffield City Hall
Dave Mead
© Mike Sanderson
1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s

1940s

1946 Dufton field trip
1946 Dufton field trip
© University of Sheffield,
with thanks to D. McLean
1947 Yorkshire coast
1947 Yorkshire coast field trip
© University of Sheffield,
with thanks to D. McLean
1948 Austwick
1948 Austwick field trip
© University of Sheffield,
with thanks to D. McLean
1949 Bristol
1949 Bristol field trip
© University of Sheffield,
with thanks to D. McLean
1949 North Wales
1949 North Wales field trip
© University of Sheffield,
with thanks to D. McLean
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1950s

1950 Girvan
1950 Girvan field trip
© University of Sheffield,
with thanks to D. McLean
1956 Field Trip - G Hart
1956 Easter - 2nd Year Field Trip
Staff - P. Wilkinson & W.H. Wilcockson
© G. Hart
1959 Look at this - John Hedley
1959 Easter - 1st Year Field Trip
Look at this!
© J. Hedley
1959 Vallis Vale  - John Hedley
1959 Easter - 1st Year Field Trip
Vallis Vale
© J. Hedley
1959 Gault Clay near Radstock - John Hedley
1959 Easter - 1st Year Field Trip
Gault Clay opencast near Radstock
© J. Hedley
1959 Ferry to Donegal
1959 Easter - 2nd Year Field Trip
Ferry to Donegal
© C. Wilkinson
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1960s

1961 Sahara Expedition Plate - J Humphries
1961 Sahara Expedition
Expedition ID Plate from Landrover
© J. Humphries
1961 Sahara Expedition - J Humphries
1961 Sahara Expedition
Moving track to stop Bedford truck sinking in sand, Derek Humphries in centre
© J. Humphries
1961 Forest of Dean Easter - Glenys Evans
1961 Forest of Dean
Easter - 1st year field trip
© Glenys Evans (Edwards)
1961 NW Highlands 2nd Yr - D Jefferson
1961 NW Highlands
Easter - 2nd Year Field Trip
© D.P. Jefferson
1961 Final Year Easter - J. Varker
1961 Mendips & Wales
Easter - Final Year Field Trip
© W. J. Varker
1962 Ardnamurchan Easter - Glenys Evans
1962 Ardnamurchan
Easter - 2nd Year field trip
© Glenys Evans (Edwards)
1962 Possibly Weymouth Final Yr - D Jefferson
1962 Weymouth (possibly)
Easter - Final Year
© D.P Jefferson
1963 Easter field trip - J. Varker
1963 Skiddaw Slates
Easter - Staff & Demonstrators
© W.J. Varker
1963 Forest of Dean 1st yr (date uncertain) - D Jefferson
1963 Forest of Dean(date uncertain)
Easter - 1st Year
© D.P Jefferson
1966 Snowdonia 1st yr - I Norris
1966 Snowdonia
Easter field trip - 1st Year
© I. Norris
1966 Geology Rag Float - I Norris
1966 Geology Rag Float
October
© I. Norris
1967 Argyllshire 2nd Yr I Norris
1967 Argyllshire
Easter Field Trip - 2nd Year
'Apres fieldwork'
© I. Norris
1968 Saltzberg - L Dowding
1968 Saltzberg Field Trip
September
© L. Dowding
1968 Rag  Geology Float - A. Waring
1968 Geological Society
'Rag' procession dinosaur
© A. Waring
1968 Scawdel Quarry - A Hunter
1968 Geological Society
November Field Trip
Scawdel Quarry - What Health & Safety?
© A. Hunter
1968 Sty Head Tarn - A Hunter
1968 Geological Society
November Field Trip
Sty Head Tarn
© A. Hunter
1968 Wasdale Granite Quarry A Hunter
1968 Geological Society
November Field Trip
Wasdale Granite Quarry - Hard Hats?
© A. Hunter
1969 Easter St Audries Bay - A Hunter.jpg
1969 Easter 1st Year Field Trip
St Audries Bay
© A. Hunter
1969 Burrington Coombe - A Hunter
1969 Easter 1st Year Field Trip
Burrington Combe
© A. Hunter
1969 Vallis Vale - A Hunter
1969 Easter 1st Year Field Trip
Vallis Vale Unconformity
© A. Hunter
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1970s

1970 2nd Year Dual Honours Horton in Ribblesdale Andy Wright
1970 2nd Year Dual Honours
Horton in Ribblesdale
© A. Wright
1970 Skye Cross-bedded quartzite - A Hunter
1970 Easter 2nd Year Field Trip
Skye - cross-bedded quartzite
© A. Hunter
1970 Skye - M Sarginson
1970 Easter 2nd Year Field Trip
Skye
© M. Sarginson
1970 Skye  - way up to Stour - A Hunter
1970 Easter 2nd Year Field Trip
Skye - way up to Stour
© A. Hunter
1971 Coach-at-Burrington-Coombe - S Stammers
1971 1st Year Field Trip
Coach at Burrington Combe
© S. Stammers
1971 first-year-field-trip - S Stammers
1971 1st Year Field Trip
© S. Stammers
1971 first-year-field-trip-Watchet - S Stammers
1971 1st Year Field Trip
Watchet
© S. Stammers
1971 WSM  1st year trip 1 - H Bailey
1971 1st Field Trip
Weston-super-Mare
© H. Bailey
1971 WSM 1st year field trip 2 - H Bailey
1971 1st Year Field Trip
Weston-super-Mare
© H. Bailey
1971 Easter - Dorset Coast - A Hunter
1971 Final Year Field Trip
Dorset Coast
© A. Hunter
1971 Dorset Coast M. Sarginson
1971 Final Year Field Trip
Dorset Coast
© M. Sarginson
1972 Rag Barrie Morgan
1972 Rag Procession
© B. Morgan
1972 Aust Cliff - Peter Griefenburg.jpg
1972 1st Year Field Trip
Aust Cliff
© P. Griefenburg
1974 Geology Rag Float - G. O'Hara
1974 Geology Rag Float
© G. O'Hara
1974 West Country Field Trip - G. O'Hara
1974 1st year Field Trip
West Country
© G. O'Hara
1975 1st Year Field Trip Looking N from Tyndale Monument - R Starkey
1975 1st Year Field Trip
Looking north from Tyndale Monument
© R. Starkey
1975 1st Year Field Trip Portishead - R. Starkey
1975 1st Year Field Trip
Portishead
© R. Starkey
Field Trip - H Cook.jpg
1975 2nd Year Field Trip
Devon
© H.Cook
1976 2nd Year Field Trip to Rhoscolyn Anglesey - R Starkey
1976 2nd year Field Trip
Rhoscolyn, Anglesey
© R. Starkey
1976 2nd yr Hutton Unconformity Lochranza - F. Back
1976 2nd year field trip Arran
Hutton Unconformity Lochranza
© F. Back
1976 2nd yr Arran field trip Ferry - F. Back
1976 2nd yr field trip Arran
Ferry
© F. Back
1976 Geol Soc Dinner Cabaret - R Starkey
1976 Geol Soc cabaret
© R. Starkey
1976 Xmas Party - F. Back
1976 3rd yr Xmas Party
Dr Spinner (left)
© F. Back
1976 Xmas Party - F. Back
1976 3rd yr Xmas Party
Dr Carswell and Dr Gibb (back)
© F. Back
1976 3rd yr xmas party Prof Moore - F. Back
1976 3rd yr Xmas Party
Prof Moore
© F. Back
1976 3rd yr xmas party Romano & Soper - F. Back
1976 3rd yr Xmas Party
Dr Romano and Dr Soper
© F. Back
1977 Geol Soc cabaret 1 - P Farrington
1977 Geol Soc cabaret
© P. Farrington
1977 Geol Soc cabaret 4 - P Farrington
1977 Geol Soc cabaret
© P. Farrington
1977 Arran Jack Soper - N Arveschoug
1977 2nd year field trip
Arran - Jack Soper
© N. Arveschough
1977 Arran Peter Wilkinson - N Arveschoug
1977 2nd year field trip
Arran - Peter Wilkinson
© N. Arveschough
1977 3rd year field trip to Devon - F. Back
1977 Final Year field trip
Devon
© F. Back
1978 Hockey Match 2 - A Harding
1978 March
Staff-Student hockey match
© A. Harding
1978 Hockey Match 3 - A Harding
1978 March
Staff-Student hockey match
© A. Harding
1978 2rd year field trip to Arran - A. Harding
1978 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© A. Harding
1978 2nd yr Arran 2 - A Harding
1978 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© A. Harding
1978 2nd yr Arran 3 - A Harding
1978 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© A. Harding
1978 2nd yr Arran 5 - A Harding
1978 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© A. Harding
1979 Edinburgh - G. Scotchman
1979 1st Year field trip
Upper ORS
Edinburgh
© G. Scotchman
1979 Edinburgh b3 -G Scotchman
1979 1st Year field trip
Teschenite sill
Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh
© G. Scotchman
1979 Edinburgh c1 -G Scotchman
1979 1st Year field trip
Hutton's Unconformity
Siccar Point
© G. Scotchman
1979 Final Year & staff - A. Harding
1979 Final Year & staff
St George's churchground
© A. Harding
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1980s

1980 Arran 2 -G Scotchman
1980 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© G. Scotchman
1980 Arran 4 -G Scotchman
1980 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© G. Scotchman
1980 Arran 9 -G Scotchman
1980 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© G. Scotchman
1980 Arran 23 -G Scotchman
1980 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© G. Scotchman
1980 Arran 1 -Alasdair Scotchman
1980 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© A. Scotchman
1981 Brittany a5 - G Scotchman
1981 Final Year field trip
Brittany
© G. Scotchman
1981 Brittany a22 - G Scotchman
1981 Final Year field trip
Brittany
© G. Scotchman
1981 Brittany b5 - G Scotchman
1981 Final Year field trip
Brittany
© G. Scotchman
1981 Brittany b23 - G Scotchman
1981 Final Year field trip
Brittany
© G. Scotchman
1981 Mappin Street_3 G Scotchman
1981 Mappin Street
© G. Scotchman
1982-02 Yorks coast trip 5 - A. Scotchman
1982 Fossil collecting trip (February)
Yorkshire Coast
© A. Scotchman
1982-03 Brittany 0024 - A.Scotchman
1982 Final Year field trip
Brittany
© A. Scotchman
1983 Arran 2-Liam Gallagher
1983 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© L. Gallagher
1983 Arran -Liam Gallagher
1983 2nd Year field trip
Arran
© L. Gallagher
1983 Arran - Student gently removes a sample N Manning
1983 2nd year field trip
Arran - the gentle art of sampling
© N. Manning
1983 Arran - Walking to Drumadoon Sill N Manning
1983 2nd year field trip
Arran - walking to
Drumadoon Sill
© N. Manning
1983 Arran -  students use a dyke as shelter N Manning
1983 2nd year field trip
Arran - using a dyke for shelter
© N. Manning
1983 Arran - Fossilised Geologist N Manning
1983 2nd year field trip
Arran - Fossilised Geologist
© N. Manning
1983 Arran - Dr Soper gives a lecture N Manning
1983 2nd year field trip
Arran - Dr Soper gives a lecture
© N. Manning
1984 Brittany - L. Gallagher
1984 Final year field trip
Brittany
© L. Gallagher
1984 Brittany-Liam Gallagher Beach boule
1984 Final year field trip
Brittany - boule with hammers
© L. Gallagher
1985 2nd Year Lab - C. Goodship
1985 2nd Year Laboratory
© C. Goodship
1986 Final year Brittanyfieldtrip2 - C. Goodship
1986 Final Year Field Trip
Brittany
© C. Goodship
1986 Yr3_Brittany_fieldtrip4 C Goodship
1986 Final Year Field Trip
Brittany
© C. Goodship
1986 Yr3_Brittany_fieldtrip5 C Goodship
1986 Final Year Field Trip
Brittany
© C. Goodship
1987-03-29 Tedbury Camp Quarry 1 - A Perkins
1987 1st Year Field Trip
Tedbury Camp Quarry
© A. Perkins
1988-03-21 Kings Cave, Toremore, Arran - A Perkins
1988 2nd Year Field Trip
Kings Cave, Toremore, Arran
© A. Perkins
1988-03-23 Corrie, Arran - A Perkins
1988 2nd Year Field Trip
Corrie, Arran
© A. Perkins
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