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Notes in reference to " Scott's Track," via Lake St. Clair. to the west coast of Tasmania.
Andrew, James (1888) Notes in reference to " Scott's Track," via Lake St. Clair. to the west coast of Tasmania. Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 49-52.
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I have been requested by a Fellow of this Society, whom circumstances prevent from himself representing the subject dealt with in these notes, to call attention to an error in the designation of a track which appeared in a paper on " The Highlands of Lake St. Clair," read at the November meeting by Colonel Legge, The member to whom I refer, Mr. T. B. Moore, is well known as an explorer, and he asks me to bring under the notice of the Royal Society that " Scott's Track," along the Cuvier Valley and westward to the coast, is, as such, incorrectly described.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 49-52|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|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:||05 Dec 2012 04:54|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:45|
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