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Marl

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Timothy Abbott Conrad, 28 July 1853

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Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 566-567
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Timothy Abbott Conrad principally concerning the Greenwich bone and marl, near Greenwich which Conrad believes is of the Miocene epoch, he lists species of shell common to Europe and Texas, 28 July 1853.
Dates: 28 July 1853

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Timothy Abbott Conrad, 12 August 1853

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Identifier: Coll-203/1 folio(s) 568
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from Timothy Abbott Conrad concerning marl from the Miocene and Cretaceous periods and specimens he has found near the village of Jericho and Mullica Hill in New Jersey which include a vertebral joint of Prisco-Delfphinus and a tooth of Crocodilus Antiquus found in the Miocene marl near Jericho. He states that Leidy will send him a copy of his paper on the Burlington tooth, 12 August 1853.
Dates: 12 August 1853

Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Blackadder regarding the geology of Forfarshire, 16 March 1825

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Identifier: Coll-203/3/18
Scope and Contents Letter to Sir Charles Lyell from William Blackadder discussing various geological matters including the heights of diluvium in the Forfarshire area, the lochs in the Forfarshire area and his suspicions that land near Cortachie had once been a lake, marl deposition in the Forfarshire and Borders areas of Scotland and flints found in Aberdeenshire, 16 March 1825.
Dates: 16 March 1825

Section of Marl opposite the house at Kinnordy, 1827

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Identifier: Coll-203/3/19
Scope and Contents List of layers of material forming marl opposite the house at Kinnordy (Angus) with measurements for the depths of layers, 1827.
Dates: 1827

Supposed Section of the Marl Deposits in the Bakie Loch, c1822-1824

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Identifier: Coll-203/3/6
Scope and Contents Pen and ink annotated geological cross section of Bakie Loch in Forfarshire c1822-1824.
Dates: c1822-1824