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The wonder of the ground beneath Shropshire  
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 Trail Guides





The Society is keen to promote the wonder of the ground beneath Shropshire, referred to by scientists as geology. Linked to this has been a project providing Trails to supplement the walking routes already available at:

Click on the name below to view the guide:

Not only does Shropshire offer a huge variety of rocks and fossils but also has many wonderful views across a very varied landscape. Below is an introduction to the geology visible from a selection of viewpoints, clicking on each of which provides details enabling you to understand them for yourself:

If you wish to learn more about the ground then the Irish Geological Survey has developed an excellent resource which you can look at by clicking here.


Please send any suggestions for additions, or amendments to entries, by email. Click here for the addresses.


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