The Geology of the Island of Arran: From Original Survey (Cambridge Library Collection - Earth Science) Andrew Crombie Ramsay » holypet.ru

This 1840 study of the Island of Arran led to the author's successful career with the Geological Survey. Designed as a practical visitor's guide for both amateur and professional geologists, it is organised by district, and Ramsay provides full explanations, diagrams and engravings to make his work accessible to non-specialists. The Scottish geologist Andrew Crombie Ramsay 1814-91, best remembered for his work on glaciation, made his name with this study, which originated in holiday visits to Arran. Encouraged by John Nichol of Glasgow University, Ramsay had prepared a geological map of the island for the British Association's visit in 1839, and was to have led a field excursion and lectured to the delegates there,. The Geology of the Island of Arran, designed as a practical visitor's guide for both amateur and professional geologists, is organised by district with reference to specific geological features, and Ramsay provides full explanations, diagrams and engravings to.

Summary: This 1840 study of the Island of Arran led to the author's successful career with the Geological Survey. Designed as a practical visitor's guide for both amateur and professional geologists, it is organised by district, and Ramsay provides full explanations, diagrams and engravings to make his work accessible to non-specialists. Scottish Journal of Geology 48, 2, 147 –151, 2012 The Geology of the Island of Arran from Original Survey digitally printed version of 1841 first edition by Andrew Crombie Ramsay. 2011. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 96 pp. ISBN 978-1108037778. £12.99 pbk. Despite an early interest in literature, especially humor

Dec 15, 2011 · The Scottish geologist Andrew Crombie Ramsay 1814-91, best remembered for his work on glaciation, made his name with this study, which originated in holiday visits to Arran. Encouraged by John Nichol of Glasgow University, Ramsay had prepared a geological map of the island for the British Association's visit in 1839, and was to have led a field excursion and lectured to the delegates. The Geology of the Island of Arran from Original Survey digitally printed version of 1841 first edition by Andrew Crombie Ramsay. 2011. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. 96 pp. ISBN 978-1108037778. £12.99 pbk. Despite an early interest in literature, especially humorous poetry, The Geology of the Island of Arran was Andrew Crombie Ramsay’s first geological work, originally. The Geology of the Island of Arran The Scottish geologist Andrew Crombie Ramsay 1814–91, best remembered for his work on glaciation, made his name with. The island of Arran off the west coast of Scotland is certainly high on the list of localities for generating an interest in geology. Arran is also the locality where the family of Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay [1814 – 1891, picture], the third Director of the Geological Survey, often spent their holidays, and where Ramsay cut his geological teeth. II. The Geological Survey under Sir Henry Thomas De La Beche []. That the geologically coloured Ordnance Survey maps prepared by De la Beche in the years 1832 to 1835 were received with much approbation by geologists and highly commended by the Presidents of the Geological Society, who were at that time the most competent critics, is sufficiently evident from the laudatory notices quoted from.

The Geology of the Island of Arran: From Original Survey (Cambridge Library Collection - Earth Science) Andrew Crombie Ramsay

The Scottish geologist Andrew Crombie Ramsay 1814-91, best remembered for his work on glaciation, made his name with this study, which originated in holiday visits to Arran. Encouraged by John Nichol of Glasgow University, Ramsay had prepared a geological map of the island for the British Association's visit in 1839, and was to have led a field excursion and lectured to the delegates there, but missed the boat.

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