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Journals and Sketchbooks, 1818 - 1846

Reference Code: GBR/590/ADSW/01

Scope and Contents

Comprising numbered and unnumbered field notebooks and sketchbooks. The notebooks include details of: daily excursions and geological features; places visited including working mines and quarries; specimens collected or purchased; expenses; health matters; and include some social history commentary. The sketchbooks include pencil, ink and watercolour stratigraphic sketches of places visited.


  • Creation: 1818 - 1846


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences. The Collections Research Centre [West Cambridge] is open from Monday to Friday, 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-17:00. A prior appointment made at least two weeks in advance, and two forms of identification are required.


6 archive box(es)

6 archive box(es)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Repository

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