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Rocks and Landscapes along the Coasts of the British Isles and Norway

I was inspired to write these pages after two spectacular voyages with Hurtigruten:

Thanks to the Expedition Teams on both ships for teaching us so much about so many different things!

The idea of this site is to give the interested, non-specialist reader some further information on the geology and landscapes you will see during these voyages, by pointing you to relevant sources of information.

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MS Maud in the Isles of Scilly, May 2022. Photo: Roger Suthren

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MS Nordnorge in Honningsvåg, North Norway, March 2020. Photo: Roger Suthren

An Introduction to Geology - some web sites


There are numerous books introducing geology for the general-interest reader. Here are a few:

This page is maintained by Roger Suthren. Last updated 22 September, 2022 2:49 PM