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Hull, Edward, 1829-1917 (Irish geologist)


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence:Henry Hyatt Howell to Arthur Roope Hunt, 1884-1909

Identifier: Coll-74/12/5
Scope and Contents

The Correspondence: Henry Hyatt Howell to Arthur Roope Hunt sub-series consists of:

  1. 22 letters, alphabetically arranged (1884-1909)
Dates: 1884-1909

Geological Survey of Scotland: Sheet 31, 1875

Identifier: Coll-99/11/3/1
Scope and Contents

Colour-coded geological map of counties of Dumbarton and parts of the surrounding counties, from a survey of or prior to 1875 by Sir Archibald Geikie, James Geikie, Edward Hull, Benjamin Neeve Peach and Robert Logan Jack as part of the Geological Survey of Great Britain.

Dates: 1875

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John George Bartholomew, 06 May 1898

Identifier: Coll-74/11/8/29
Scope and Contents

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from John George Bartholomew concerning the publication of a map of agricultural land-use and geology of Ireland at a scale of 10 miles to the inch. Bartholomew reports that the production of this map would not be a commercial viability unless the sale to schools was guaranteed, because Edward Hull already had a similar map on the market. He agrees to estimate the cost of production.

Dates: 06 May 1898

Letters from Hull, Edward to Charles Lyell, 16 May 1856 - 8 March 1876

 File — Box Box 1.7: Series Coll-203/1 (Lyell 1)
Identifier: Coll-203/1/139
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series of correspondence is arranged alphabetically, A-Z, including one ‘Miscellaneous’ section within the 'M' series. Each correspondent has been assigned a file number – there may be several folders within that file, evidencing the longevity and depth of the relationship between Lyell and the correspondent - for example his brother in law Charles Bunbury. Lyell himself, Mary or Arabella Buckley have mostly recorded a summary of the contents of the correspondence, either on the...
Dates: 16 May 1856 - 8 March 1876

Letters from Lyell, Charles to Hull, Edward, 30 November 1868

 File — Box Unknown: Series Coll-203/1B
Identifier: Coll-203/1B/17
Scope and Contents

Copy letter summarised as 'Lyell to Hull - English Coal fields - Manchester section - Alleghanies - Dawson's 'Arcadia'. Contents relate to Hull's recent papers in 'our journal' relating to information on carboniferous rocks, and which Lyell admires very much. Lyell asks questions relating to Joggins, Nova Scotia

Dates: 30 November 1868

Letters from Lyell, Charles to Lesley, Peter, 27 May 1869-18 May 1869

 File — Box Unknown: Series Coll-203/1B
Identifier: Coll-203/1B/19
Scope and Contents Copy letters, the earliest of which is written by Mary, which the final section written by Lyell - no summary but relates to Lesley's publication in 1864 in the Proceedings of the Phil[osophical] Soc[iety] of Philadelphia . Lyell praises Lesley's diagrams showing the complexity of the Appalachians. The second letter [numbered in the folios first] is written by Arabella Buckley, summarised as 'Faults in Appalachians, Hull on Permian overlying Coal-measures Medlicott theory of mountain...
Dates: 27 May 1869-18 May 1869

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