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Notebook No.243, 6 July 1860-23 July 1860

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/243
Scope and Contents

London - Abbeville - Amiens - Douai - Mons Liege

Dates: 6 July 1860-23 July 1860

Notebook No.244, 23 July 1860-1 November 1860

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/244
Scope and Contents Teal coloured leather Notebook documents Lyell’s travels from Liege to Bonn, Weimar to London. During this time, he is preparing the manuscript for his ‘The Antiquity of Man’. The research in this Notebook significantly changes his plans for the manuscript. The importance of this Notebook is highlighted by Claudine Cohen in the article ‘Charles Lyell and the evidences of the Antiquity of Man’ published 1998. Transcription note The following...
Dates: 23 July 1860-1 November 1860

Notebook No.245, 6 November 1860- March 1861

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/245
Scope and Contents Teal coloured leather Notebook, the index appears at the back of the book. On this occasion, Lyell creates the index chronologically, with the dates noted first, then page numbers and subjects. The notebook starts with Lyell in London. He creates a table for calculating the rate of rising of land. He is preparing to travel to Paris – listing maps and books to take, Notebooks which document earlier visits to Amiens, Abbeville, articles to read etc. Page 44 notes the weights of both Charles...
Dates: 6 November 1860- March 1861

Notebook No.246, April 1861- September 1861

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/246
Scope and Contents

London and Paris.

Dates: April 1861- September 1861

Notebook No.247, 8 September 1861- January 1863

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/247
Scope and Contents

London

Dates: 8 September 1861- January 1863

Notebook No.248, 30 March 1863-29 July 1863

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/248
Scope and Contents This dark green Notebook documents Lyell's work whilst in London, and on location in Suffolk and Kent, Lyell is considering the antiquity of man, flints, hatchets and heights and depths of sea levels. The two previous notebooks 246 and 247 - have no indexes. This notebook is the first one featuring Lyell's Secretary, Arabella Buckley. Born in 1840, Buckley started to work as secretary to Lyell at the age of 24, and remained with him until his death in 1875. The index starts in...
Dates: 30 March 1863-29 July 1863

Notebook No.249, 30 July 1863- April 1864

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/249
Scope and Contents Red leather bound notebook, dated July 30 1863 to April 1864 covering Lyell's research in Wales, including mountains - Moel Tryfan, Snowdon - quarries caves and beaches. Lists significant corrections necessary for 'Antiquity of Man'. Lyell's own index Index July 30 1863 to April 1864 p. 1 Llanberis. Lakes of - [Llanberis] Perched block - Tarn near in [perched block] p. 3 Absence of shells...
Dates: 30 July 1863- April 1864

Notebook No.250, 12 April 1864-15 June 1864

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/250
Scope and Contents

London

Dates: 12 April 1864-15 June 1864

Notebook No.251, 8 June 1865-2 August 1865

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/251
Scope and Contents This dark red Notebook details Lyell's travels in Bavaria, Germany, joined by Mary, Leonard Lyell, his secretary Arabella Buckley, and expert companions. The book contains detailed drawings, notes and queries. The itinerary begins on page 4 on 8th June 1865 in London, before Lyell travels to Dover, Calais, Luxembourg, Burgen, Coblenz, Frankfurt then to Kissengen, Nuremberg. Munich, Innsbruck, Klobenstein, Finsterbach, Eiggshorn, Viesch and Aletsch Glaciers before descending into Italy,...
Dates: 8 June 1865-2 August 1865

Notebook No.252, 16 August 1867- November 1867

 Item — Box: Lyell-temp-box 9
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/252
Scope and Contents

London and Scotland. Also covers Whitby.

Dates: 16 August 1867- November 1867