EQUIPMENT AND TOOLSField equipment and tools can be found here with the majority of the items being for geological purposes as well as equipment which can be utilised for forrestry, surveying, land remediation, quarrying and mining and much more. Our range of equipment and tools are of the highest standard, manufactured by some of the most well known brands from around the world. We cna supply goods including compass clinometers, waterproof note pads, rock hammers, core boxes, sampling bags and much more.
ROCKS, MINERALS AND FOSSILSRock specimens available in this section. We are the UK’s leading supplier of rock specimens, by single specimens of various sizes to rocks supplied by weight in lots of 1 kg. With over 30 years years experience and 3 geologists in our warehouse, we will have what you require. Geological rock specimens are ideal for educational & private use & in collections as well as being an important part of education both with science and in geological or earth science specific subjects. Our rocks specimens are sourced from around the world, and in some cases, the majority of UK & Norwegian samples are collected by our staff members them selves.
STORAGE AND DISPLAYStorage items such as specimen trays and die cut boxes can be found here such as folding card trays, boxes and cell sections. These items will allow you to safely store you geological rock, mineral or fossil specimens and collections to prevent them from damage, dust and corrosion.
BOOKS AND GUIDESEntire range of Geological maps of the British isles produced & published by the British Geological Survey (BGS). Geological maps are often in 1:50 000 scales and are set out similar to OS maps, but instead details the geology of the local area from the bedrock to recent superficial deposits. We also stock the full range of 1:25 000 scale maps as well as even smaller scales. All maps are supplied folded for ease of use in the field.
The ‘Guide to Common Fossils’ is a high quality, very well details informative field guide, printed on laminated card, this fold out chart contains colour photographs of 71 common fossils in the UK along with short descriptions of each, on the opposing side, one will find useful information on how fossils form, their importance and details on fossil groups. An excellent guide that any one shouldn’t be without.
The ‘Guide to Common Minerals’ is designed for use in the field, classroom and laboratory, this 12-page chart features clear colour photographs of 71 common minerals. A comprehensive table gives an overview of the colour, hardness, lustre, mineral habit, cleavage and fracture properties of the minerals pictured. Information on the field occurrence, formation and economic uses of minerals is also included. Clear colour illustrations and text by experts in the subject make these valuable resources for all age groups.
The ‘Guide to Common Rocks’ is designed for use in the field, classroom and laboratory, this 12-page chart features clear colour photographs of 71 common rocks. Information on the formation and characteristics of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks is included. Clear colour illustrations and text by experts in the subject make these valuable resources for all age groups.