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Notebooks on the geology of Arran and Skye, 1851-1853

 Series
Identifier: Coll-74/2

Scope and Contents

The Notebooks on the geology of Arran and Skye series consists of:
  1. Diary of time spent on Arran (1851)
  2. Account of the 'Liasic district of Skye' (1853)

Dates

  • 1851-1853

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

2 notebooks None which affect the use of this material

Biographical / Historical

As a young man Sir Archibald Geike went to Arran in 1851 and to Skye in 1853. In both cases he noted down his observations on the geology and other features of each.

Extent

From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Location

Gen.521

Physical Description

2 notebooks None which affect the use of this material

Processing Information

None

Processing Information

Grant Buttars 19 October 2001

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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