Geological Walk – Birmingham Building Stones

Building stones of Birmingham

En echelon veins

On Monday 12th November at 18:00 hours the West Midland Regional Group of the Geological Society and the Black Country Geological Society have organised a 2 hour walk to look at some of the diverse building stones used in some of the buildings within the city centre. This walk will be mostly indoors within the shopping centres. Non members are also invited to attend however pre registration is required. To sign up send an email to Ray at There is a limit on the number of participants, so sign up to avoid disappointment. Meet at the bull sculpture outside the bullring shopping centre at 18:00 hrs for 18:15 start.