Ref NoLDGSL/713/2/1
TitleOrdnance Survey sheet no.1, annotated with geological lines, notes and colouring
Date[?1830s-1840s]
[1862-1867]
LevelSub Sub Series
Extent4 maps
FormatMap/section
DescriptionMaps of the Thames Valley, annotated with geological lines, notes and colouring by Searles Valentine WOOD jnr, used as field maps during his research into glacial deposits in the south east of England, [1862-1867]. Base maps are Ordnance Survey, one inch (Old Series) quarter sheets no.1 (NE Chelmsford; NW Brentwood; SE Rochford; SW Romford). Dissected and mounted on linen.

Two of the maps have pencil thumbnail sections on reverse, one has tracings included.
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LanguageEnglish
Related MaterialThe Ordnance Survey sheets nos.1-2 are likely to have been used to compile Wood jnr's paper on glacial and postglacial deposits which was read before the Society 19 June 1867, see: LDGSL/713/1.
ArchNoteDescription by John Thackray; revised by Caroline Lam
CreatorNameWOOD | Searles Valentine, the younger | 1830-1884 | geologist
SubjectPleistocene
TermGeological surveys
Geological mapping
Persons
CodePersonNameDates
DS/UK/103WOOD; Searles Valentine, the younger (1830-1884); geologist1830-1884
Places
CodePlaceName
NA108Thames Valley
NA107London
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