New PDF release: 200 Years of British Hydrogeology (Geological Society

By J D Mather

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ISBN-13: 9781429412537

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The gathering of papers during this quantity documents the improvement of hydrogeology in Britain over the past 2 hundred years. Following the appliance, through William Smith, of stratigraphic rules to the sinking of wells, Victorian engineers and scientists proven groundwater as a huge contributor to public water provides. within the 20th century, the advance of groundwater persevered swiftly, managed through an ever-changing regulatory regime. The 25 papers during this quantity assessment the development which has been made, and the lives and paintings of a few of these who have been in detail concerned. additionally to be had: 4 Centuries of Geological commute: the quest for wisdom strolling, Bicycle, Sledge and Camel - targeted ebook no 287 - ISBN 186239234X Mine Water Hydrogeology and Geochemistry - ISBN 1862391130 The Geological Society of LondonFounded in 1807, the Geological Society of London is the oldest geological society on the earth, and one of many biggest publishers within the Earth sciences.The Society publishes quite a lot of top quality peer-reviewed titles for lecturers and pros operating within the geosciences, and enjoys an enviable foreign attractiveness for the standard of its work.The many components within which we post in include:-Petroleum geology-Tectonics, structural geology and geodynamics-Stratigraphy, sedimentology and paleontology-Volcanology, magmatic reviews and geochemistry-Remote sensing-History of geology-Regional geology courses

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STIRLING, A. H. W. 1908. Coke of Norfolk and his friends. John Lane, London. TAYLOR, E. [1797]. [Manuscript] 'Journal of a Tour in England and Wales'. National Library of Wales, Ms. 3479B p. 72. THOMPSON, P. 1820. Collections for a Topographic and Historical Account of Boston. Longman & Co, London. TORRENS, H. S. 1975. The Somersetshire Coal Canal Caisson Lock. Bristol Industrial Archaeological Society Journal, 8,4-10. TORRENS, H. S. 1976. The Radstock arm of the Somerset Coal Canal. Bristol Industrial Archaeological Society Journal, 8, 37.

Robert Weldon's hydrostatic lock. Waterways World, 32(2), 71. PHILLIPS, J. 1844. D.. Murray, London [reprinted 2003 by the Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath]. PROTHERO, R. E. (Lord Ernie) 1961. English Farming: Past and Present, 6th edn. Heinemann, London. RICHARDSON, B. W. 1891. Thomas Sopwith. , London. RICHESON, A. W. 1966. English Land Measuring to 1800. MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. ROGERS, K. H. 1976. Wiltshire and Somerset Woollen Mills. Pasold Research Fund, Edington. ROWNTREE, A.

Richard Taylor, London. HALSE, R. & CASTENS, S. 2000. The Somersetshire Coal Canal: a Pictorial Journey. Millstream Books, Bath. HAWKINS, A. , LAWRENCE, M. S. & PRIVETT, K. D. 1986. Clay mineralogy and plasticity of the Fuller's Earth formation. Clay Minerals, 21, 293-310. 30 H. S. TORRENS HAWKINS, A. , LAWRENCE, M. S. & PRIVETT, K. D. 1988. Implications of weathering on the engineering properties of the Fuller's Earth formation. Geotechnique, 38, 517-532. HOWITT, W. 1844. An essay on the Encroachments of the German Ocean along the Norfolk Coast.

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