Sidcup Lapidary & Mineral Society

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Polished Ammonite
from
Morocco

Members using the cutting and polishing machines

Polished Malachite
From
The Congo

We hope you find these pages useful and informative.
The group has been running for over 40 years with an active membership.
We have a Lapidary workshop with cutting, grinding and polishing equipment, display tables and microscopes for your use.
On this site you will find the current meetings schedule, a brief history of the Society,
a virtual tour of our workshop and some links which may be of interest.

The society also has a full schedule of Field trips for those who might like to discover the fun of collecting mineral and fossil specimens for themselves.
Please see full schedule page


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PLEASE NOTE:
CHANGE OF MEETING PLACE FOR MONDAY EVENINGS

OUR NEW MEETING PLACE FOR REGULAR MONDAY EVENING
GET TOGETHER AND LAPIDARY WORKSHOP IS:

The Learning Centre Bexley
5 Brampton Road
Bexleyheath
Kent
DA7 4EZ

The Society meets from 7:15pm to 9:15pm on Monday evenings
(During Term Times)

RECENT ANTIC'S

  
Forthcoming meetings

January / February
2018




Notes about our recent trip
to
Machen Quarry, S. Wales.



Agate display evening.



2010 Christmas show.



Minerals, Crystals and Gemstones
with
Inclusions
Evening


JANUARY 2018

JANUARY 15th
Interest Tables:
Australian Minerals
(e.g. agate, opal, mooralla geodes)
*

JANUARY 22nd
Interest Tables:
Organic Lapidary Materials
(e.g. jet, amber, mammoth tusk)
*

JANUARY 29th
Interest Tables:
Crinoids, Starfish & Echinoids
*


FEBRUARY 2018

FEBRUARY 5th
Interest Tables:
Garnets
*

12th HALF TERM - No Meeting

FEBRUARY 17th
(Saturday)
Essex Rock & Mineral Show

(Click for details)

FEBRUARY 19th
Interest Tables:
Granite & Pegmatite
*

FEBRUARY 26th
Interest Tables:
Carbonate Minerals
*

(For those wishing to use microscopes or carry out work
on the lapidary machines a (*) is marked next to those
evenings suitable.
)



For further information
and
full schedule of events
please click the link below




 

 

 




Cavansite on Stilbite


Pune (Poona)
Maharashtra State
India

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