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Lecture on the 'Volcanic History of Britain', 1886

 Item
Identifier: Coll-74/7/2

Scope and Contents

Notes for 4 lectures on the 'Volcanic History of Britain', given to the Royal Institution in 1886. Sir Archibald Geikie looked at the emergence of types of geological formations against a geological timeframe and how they have been affected by various processes, especially the action of volcanoes and materials produced by them, within the natural world. He used examples from numerous locations from different parts of the British Isles.

Dates

  • 1886

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

1 bundle

Extent

From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Description

1 bundle

Processing Information

None

Processing Information

Grant Buttars 05 November 2001

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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