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Guide to the geological model of the Isle of Purbeck.

Strahan, Aubrey Sir.

Guide to the geological model of the Isle of Purbeck.

by Strahan, Aubrey Sir.

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesMemoirs of the geological survey England
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13775784M

Guide to the geological model of the Isle of Purbeck. (London: Printed for H. M. Stationery off., by Wyman and sons, limited, ), by Aubrey Strahan (page images at HathiTrust) The geology of the Isle of Wight, (London, Printed by Eyre and Spottiswoode, ), by Henry William Bristow, Aubrey Strahan, and Clement Reid (page images at HathiTrust).   Buy The Isle of Purbeck Guide Book by Charles Tait from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: Charles Tait.

Isle of Purbeck: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Isle of Purbeck. Francis Frith The UK’s leading publisher of local photographs since Sign-in or Register. Gift Cards Help Contact Us UK (£) Choose A Francis Frith Shop UK (£) For UK & International delivery US . The Illustrated Historical and Picturesque Guide to Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck with a Clear Digest of the Geology and a Minute Description of the Coast from Bournemouth Bay to White Nore. Natural Environment Research Council. [This shows the geology of the sea-floor off the Chesil Beach.] British Geological Survey. Geological Map.

  There are two ways to the Isle of Purbeck, a sandy, hilly, heathy place full of sky and wind. The first is via a little chain ferry that takes foot passengers, cyclists and a few cars across Poole harbour to Shell Bay and the long winding road that passes through Studland, Ulwell and onto Swanage. The Geology of the Isle of Purbeck MEMOIRS OF GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF ENGLAND AND WALES, , xi The Geology of the Isle of Purbeck and Weymouth. By A. Strachan.. Page The so-called 'coal' is a highly bituminous layer of shaley stone about 2 feet 10 inches thick with its partings, and of a dark brown colour, whence its local name of.


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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — $ $ Paperback from $ /5(4). The Isle of Purbeck is a peninsula in Dorset, is bordered by water on three sides: the English Channel to the south and east, where steep cliffs fall to the sea; and by the marshy lands of the River Frome and Poole Harbour to the north.

Its western boundary is less well defined, with some medieval sources placing it at Flower's Barrow above Worbarrow Bay.

Winspit Quarry. Winspit is an old disused quarry on the coastal cliffs near Worth Matravers. The stone. The main aim of the project is to support farming, stoneworking and outdoor education in the Isle of Purbeck.

The aim of the project in partnership with Dorset's Important Geological Sites Group is to provide safe physical and intellectual access to the geology of the Isle of Purbeck. Donovan, D.T. and Stride, A.H. The Purbeck Group is an Upper Jurassic to Lower Cretaceous lithostratigraphic group (a sequence of rock strata) in south-east name is derived from the district known as the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset where the strata are exposed in the cliffs west of Swanage.

The Purbeck Group is famous for its fossils of reptiles and early sequence of rocks has gone by various names Country: UK. Figure Geologic Map of the Isle of Purbeck (West ).

There is a large ridge made out of the Cretaceous Chalk that separate a small broad peninsula from the rest of England. The structural geology of the isle of Purbeck is basically that all the beds dip to the north. The whole area is part of what is known as the Purbeck monocline.

The geology of the Isle of Wight has attracted both the amateur and professional geologist alike for well over two centuries. It presents a cornucopia of things geological and offers a window into the fascinating story of the geological history and landscape development of southern England, as well as an important teaching resource for all levels of study from primary education through to Cited by: The remarkable geology and landforms of the Isle of Purbeck at the eastern end of England's only natural World Heritage Site.

The Isle of Purbeck on the Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site is a unique place where geology and landforms combine to create beautiful and varied coastal scenery. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : PDF | OnDavid A.G.

Nowell and others published Geology of the Isle of Wight – a brief explanation of the geological sheet. Extended Sheet Explanation of the British Geological Survey. Strahan, A. The Geology of the Isle of Purbeck and Weymouth. Memoirs of the Geological Survey. Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London.

pages with a map. (Old classic work with some interesting points) Strahan, A. Guide to the Geological Model of the Isle of the Isle of Purbeck. Memoirs of the Geological Survey.

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Top Outdoor Activities in Isle of Purbeck: See reviews and photos of outdoor activities in Isle of Purbeck, United Kingdom on Tripadvisor. This book and simplified geological map describe the geology and geodiversity in simple terms. The area once yielded many products as a direct result of the geology, including coal, iron ore, fireclay, pottery clay, lime, lead and building stones.

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Geology of the Jurassic Coast - The Isle of Purbeck. To view this page ensure that Adobe Flash Player version or greater is installed.The group (Purbeck Beds), was traditionally divided into Lower, Middle and Upper units ("beds") with a key marker, the Cinder Bed placed within the middle part of .Set sail on your destination's top-rated boat tours and cruises.

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