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Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Benjamin Carpenter, 09 January 1866

Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 505-506

Scope and Contents

Letter, with envelope, reporting that Carpenter had been showing Rowney thin sections of Canadian Eozoon, a species of foraminefera to prove its existance to him. Asserts that Story-Maskerlyne and Busk are convinced it exists and that King and Rowney had been studying rocks which were too heavily metamorphosed. 09 January 1866.


  • 09 January 1866


Language of Materials



1 letter

1 envelope