Guided Walk: The History of Fuller's Earth Workings Around Woburn Sands - Destination Milton Keynes

Guided Walk: The History of Fuller’s Earth Workings Around Woburn Sands

Start Date: 13.09.2020

End Date: 13.09.2020

Time: 10:30 am

Starts from Woodland Way,
Woburn Sands,
Milton Keynes,
MK17 8QL

Visit Website

01908 585368

l.stapleton@wstc.org.uk

A geological walk around the Greensand Ridge at Woburn Sands, focusing on the record of fuller's earth extraction as revealed by remaining landscape clues of former workings. The trail focuses on remaining topographical clues, both for the older workings and the more recent ones, emphasising the idea of ‘reading the landscape’ in order to understand the historical relationship between geology and human activity. Pre-booking is required.