Ussher Society Annual Conference 2013

The Ussher Society 51st Annual Conference was held at the Tregenna Castle Hotel, St. Ives, Cornwall, 2nd – 5th January, 2013. This 3-day conference for earth and environmental scientists working in south-west England and related areas comprised of two days of presentations plus field excursions. The presentations days were Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th of January – oral and/or poster presentations were welcomed in all areas of geology, geomorphology, engineering geology and environmental geology, relating to South-west England.

The Scott Simpson Lecture was presented by Prof. James Scourse, of the University of Bangor, on Thursday 3rd January

The Conference Venue was the Tregenna Castle Hotel. It occupies a hill-top location on the southern side of St Ives, approximately 600 m from the railway station, and has panoramic views across St Ives Bay. Full details are available at:


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