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Letter to Robert Boog-Watson from Sir Archibald Geikie, 22 October 1862

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Identifier: Coll-74/11/4/1

Scope and Contents

Letter to Robert Boog-Watson from Sir Archibald Geikie. Geikie discusses Boog-Watson's geological mapping of the south end of Arran and compares it with his own mapping of the Isle of Bute, the Cumbrae Islands, Renfrewshire and Ayrshire. He discusses Scotland's old red sandstone unconformity. He extends an invitation to join him in mapping Tinto Hill as soon as his expected working visit from Lennox is over.

Dates

  • 22 October 1862

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

1 letter None which affect the use of this material

Extent

From the Fonds: 2 metres

Physical Description

1 letter None which affect the use of this material

Processing Information

None

Processing Information

Item level description compiled for NAHSTE project by Sarah Higgins 23 January 2001

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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