Baltimore County Geology & Geological History

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When: Back to Calendar October 27, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Where: Almshouse
9811 Van Buren Lane
Cockeysville,MD 21030
Cost: $5/person for non-members. Free to members.
Contact: 410.666.1878
Categories: HSBC Event

Ira P. May, Geologist with the Maryland Environmental Service, will present a lecture focusing on the geology of Baltimore County. His remarks will include a history of the area’s geology as well as a history of several of the County’s more notable mining operations: Bare Hills, Cockeysville marble quarry, and Soldier’s Delight.

The lecture is illustrated and includes many maps. Ira will have several rock samples of the various commercial minerals found in Baltimore County.

Free to HSBC members, or $5/person for non-members.

Pre-registration required. Please email:

Click here for a .PDF event flyer!