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A Geological Gallery at the end of time?

Why did James Bateman create a unique Geological Gallery that was laid out according to the 7 days of creation

James Bateman was a keen collector of fossils and built a gallery that would not only display his collection but reconcile the emergence of geology as a science with his own evangelical Christian beliefs. But why did he want to tell the story of Genesis in this way?


Paul Baker | talks


Date and Time:

13 July 2011 at 3:30 pm


1 hour



Potteries Museum
Bethesda Street
01782 517999

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Organised by:

The National Trust
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Available from:

The National Trust, Biddulph Grange Garden. email biddulphgrange@nationaltrust.org.uk or 01782 517999

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