ONLINE MEETING – THIS WILL BE CONDUCTED VIA ZOOM (https://zoom.us/)
Friday 18th June 2021 7.30pm, via Zoom
ZOOM Meeting – Guest Speaker: Russell Parry will be presenting “The fall and find of the Appley Bridge meteorite” – 18th June 2021
The meeting can be joined by following this link:
Meeting ID: 880 9556 4016
Join Russell Parry presenting the fascinating story of the fall and find of the Appley Bridge meteorite in 1914 as told through newspaper reports and archive documents of the time.
It tells the story of the confusion with enemy Zeppelins, the confiscation of the meteorite by the police and its subsequent release for analysis.
The presentation includes many previously unseen photographs of the meteorite and images provided by various organisations around the World.
Russell has appeared on several TV and radio programmes talking about the Appley Bridge meteorite, has presented talks on several voyages on Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 and at the American Museum of Natural History in New York.
Zoom can be used on Windows, Mac, Android and iOS.
The link can be used prior to the 19th in order to download the Zoom software.
The talk is free and is open to members and non-members