Macgregor"s Excursion guide to the geology of Arran

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  • English
Geological Society of Glasgow , Glasgow
StatementM. Macgregor.
ContributionsMacDonald, J. G., Herriot, A., King, B. C.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18395764M
ISBN 10090289207X

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 18 cm: Other Titles: Geology of Arran: Responsibility. Buy Geology of Arran, Macgregor's Excursion Guide to the Third Edition by MacDonald J.G. & Herriot, A. (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: into the possibility of including the three relevant itineraries from Macgregor’s guide, namely: Excursion 4: Corrie Shore Excursion 7: Loch Ranza, North Newton and Cock of Arran Excursion Drumadoon and the Tormore Dykes As copy of the above itineraries was originally prepared on now obsolete electronic media it is no longer available.

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The Isle of Arran in the Firth of Clyde is a classic location to introduce beginners to field geology. The richness and variety of over million years of history are packed into the tiny area.

This book breaks the mold of excursion guides by teaching the basic skills needed by any beginner when dealing with rocks in : C. Nicholas. Macgregor's excursion guide to the geology of Arran Geological Society of Glasgow.

McKerrow WS, Atkins fB Isle of Arran: A field guide for students of geology. Macdonald, J.G. & Herriot A. () Macgregor’s excursion Guide to the Geology of Arran, ISBN x, Geol. Soc.

of Glasgow and University of Glasgow. Gunn, W. () The Geology of North Arran, South Bute and the Cumbraes (Explanation of sheet 21), Memoirs of Geological Survey. Buy Excursion Guide to the Geology of Arran 3r.e. by Macgregor, Murray (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday 5/5(1). The eighteen excursions in this book guide the reader to the best geology that this region has to offer, from complex metamorphic rocks around Dunkeld, through the terrestrial old red sandstone around Perth, to the younger and more varied Carboniferous sedimentary rocks south of.

Excursion Guide to the Geology of East Sutherland and Caithness,Trewin, N. and Hurst, A. Scottish Academic Press, ISBN 0 7 Macgregor's excursion guide to the Geology of Arran,MacDonald, J. and Herriot, A.

Published by the Geological Society of Glasgow, ISBN 0 07 X. This is a major revision of Excursion 4: Corrie Shore, pp. –, published originally in: J. MacDonald & A. Herriot (eds), Macgregor’s Excursion Guide to the Geology of Arran.

3 rdFile Size: 2MB. Excursion Guide to the Geology of East Sutherland & Caithness Nigel Trewin & Andrew Hurst Dunedin in association with Aberdeen Geological Society ISBN Paperback Published £ PL A Landscape Fashioned by Geology' Series (SNH) Argyll and the Islands David Stephenson.

Tomkeieff's guide was brief and was not up to the standard expected of a work concerning this much frequented island. That work may be out of print and this guide appears to be a replacement.

McKerrow & Atkins is good value and gives much to think about. Without hesitation, then, the reviewer's advice is that anyone going to Arran should buy by: 2.

Macgregor's excursion guide to the Geology of Arran. The Geological Society of Glasgow, ISBN 0 07 X. Available from the Society, or bookshops (The GSA, and the Edinburgh Geological Society, are ideal organisations to join if you are interested in Earth Sciences - they work closely together to organise a series of lectures and.

curricula, are reflected in the books reissued in this series. The Geology of the Island of Arran The Scottish geologist Andrew Crombie Ramsay (–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. The Isle of Arran is a classic location to introduce beginners to field geology because of the richness and variety of over million years of history packed into its tiny area.

This unique book leads the user through a series of ten problem-solving exercises, which include step-by-step instructions on what observations to make in order to. Northwest-southeast fractures of the Clyde Belt, along which the Northeast Arran and Southwest Arran troughs of the firth are emplaced, developed across the southwest-northeast Caledonoid grain in Carboniferous-Permian times.

The firth and estuary began to assume their distinctive forms in Tertiary by: 3. MacGregor MacGregor, A A Somewhere in Scotland. 54 plates, reprinted ed.

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Robert Hale, London. MacGregor MacGregor, Murray 2nd ed Excursion Guide to the Geology of Arran. Geological Society of Glasgow, The University, Glasgow.

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Introduction []. A summary of the stratigraphical succession of the region is presented in, with a simplified geological map in ; see also the nt detail is given in the excursion accounts.

Comprehensive and systematic coverage for the Glasgow area of this guide is mostly provided in the recent () third edition of the British Geological Survey's Regional Geology.

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Books set in Isle of Arran, Scotland: [Scrap Metal, Murder on the Isle of Arran, Arcanos Unraveled, The Guide to Mysterious Arran, Arran, Arra. The Geology of the Island of Arran book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Scottish geologist Andrew Crombie Ramsay (), 5/5(1).

The Isle of Arran is often described as Scotland in miniature. It has it all: sheep, highland cattle, smoked fish, haggis, whiskey, cheese, and rocks. As for the rocks, Arran offers some of the best of Scottish geology contained on a square mile island off the coast of the Firth of Clyde.

Welcome to the Arran WWW Fieldtrip. This is an online guide to the Geology of the Island of Arran, Scotland. Described as 'Scotland in Minature', Arran provides a rich diversity of rock types in a small area, and is ideal for geological fieldwork at any level.

This guide describes 12 varied excursions on Islay that tell the fascinating story of Islay’s geological past from 2 billion-year old gneiss to the Ice Age. The geology of each walk is described at an introductory level with maps and photographs and the book also contains an introduction to geology section.

INTERTIDAL SEDIMENTS IN THE AUCHENHE BEDWS (TRIASSIC) OF ARRAN SIRS—Pollard and Steel (, p. ) have suggested that recent detailed sedimen- MACGREGOR, M. HERRIOT, A. and KING, B. Excursion.

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Fife And Angus Geology.Fife and Angus Geology by Macgregor. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc Fife and Angus Geology: An Excursion Guide. MacGregor, A R. Published by Blackwood, Edinburgh ( Dust jacket is soiled and shows fairly significant wear, though no appreciable tears.

Book delineates the geology of these two beautiful counties in Scotland.Geological Excursion Guide to the Assynt District of Sutherland. By Dr.

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M. Macgregor Dr. J. Phemister. Pp. 62 + 4 plates. (Edinburgh: Edinburgh Geological Society.