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Pentland Hills (Scotland)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Brooder, Boghall, [Scotland], 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/3381
Scope and Contents Photograph of a poultry brooder in a field in Boghall, [Scotland] in the early/mid 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Geological Survey notebook 'T', 1877

Identifier: Coll-74/1/1
Scope and Contents Drawings and notes on the geology of various parts of Scotland, including Stonehaven, Pentland, Nairn and the Braid Hills. Geological features include curved silurian and old red sandstone.
Dates: 1877

Lecture on the 'Volcanic History of Britain', 1886

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

Lectures on American geological history, c1879

Identifier: Coll-74/6/4
Scope and Contents Notes and text for seven lectures looking at the geological history of the American continent, looking at specific locations therein, based partly on results from American survey work. These locations were related to to other places around the world, particularly in Britain and Europe. A variety of geological formations were looked at, including that of the continent itself, considering the materials which make them up and the geological timeframe.
Dates: c1879

Rearing Ark, Boghall, [Scotland], 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/3383
Scope and Contents Photograph of chickens in and around a rearing ark in a field in Boghall, [Scotland] in the early/mid 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s