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Regarding the composition and extent of certain tertiary beds in and around Launceston.

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Johnston, Robert Mackenzie (1873) Regarding the composition and extent of certain tertiary beds in and around Launceston. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 39-51.

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Abstract

In the immediate vicinity of Launceston, and scattered over the westward plains, are to be seen vast accumulations of water-worn gravel, lying here and there in pockets, but principally arranged in horizontal layers from 1 to 3 feet thick, and associated with clays and tuffs, more or less laminated.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records
Journal or Publication Title: Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 39-51
Additional Information: In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.
Date Deposited: 12 Oct 2012 04:31
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:43
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/15227
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