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Geological excursions in the Sheffield region and the Peak District national park

Geological excursions in the Sheffield region and the Peak District national park

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Published by J.W.Northend in Sheffield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by R Neves and C Downie.
ContributionsNeves, Roger., Downie, C. 1922-, University of Sheffield., International Congress of Stratigraphy and Geology, (6th : 1967)
The Physical Object
Paginationxlv,163p.,5p. of plates (1 col.) :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16566532M

Directly to the west of the city is the Peak District National Park and the Pennine upland range, while the lowlands of the South Yorkshire Coalfield lie to the east. The southern border is shared with Derbyshire. Over the past hundred years this has been moved south as the Sheffield urban area has grown to encompass formerly rural Derbyshire. 16 Mi - Distance from Sheffield to Peak District National Park.

cut gate, peak district, peak district mtb, Peak District National Park, ride sheffield As we head into Autumn and Winter, a regular topic of conversation on social media and MTB websites is . Peak District lies between Sheffield and Manchester, surrounded by industrial cities in the geographic heart of England. • Mixed Bag The park can be divided into three sections.

Geological excursion guide 3: The Peak District Geological excursion guide 3: The Peak District FORD, TREVOR D. Bioherms: mound-like build-ups of fine-grained limestone, commonly called 'reefs', generally thought to be caused by the binding effect of algae and other organisms. Neptunean dykes: fissures eroded into an ancient limestone landscape . peak district national park is located loxley road in sheffield (S6 6) in the region of south yorkshire (england). This place is listed in the park/recreation area category of the geodruid sheffield guide.


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The Peak District is an upland area in England at the southern end of the is mostly in northern Derbyshire, but also includes parts of Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Staffordshire, West Yorkshire, and South area of great diversity, it is mostly split into the Dark Peak, where most of the moorland is found and the geology is gritstone, and the limestone area of Coordinates: 53°21′N 1°50′W / °N.

It is also home to the National Pub of the Year and If there’s one place that has it all, it has to be Sheffield. So visit Sheffield and discover places to explore, things to do, fantastic festivals, places to stay plus so much more.

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Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, its name derives from the River Sheaf, which runs through the some of its southern suburbs annexed from Derbyshire, the city has grown from its largely industrial roots to encompass a wider economic population of the City of Sheffield is Ceremonial county: South Yorkshire.

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Parts of the park encompass Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Cheshire, Greater Manchester and South and West Yorkshire. Ab people have homes within the boundaries of the park. Most of these are in non industrial villages and small towns, however one third of the city of Sheffield .