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Papers of Sir Archibald Geikie
    Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie (A-H)
        Correspondence to Sir Archibald Geikie: A Bachellery to Thomas Forster Brown

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Thomas Forster Brown

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Reference Code

GB 0237 Sir Archibald Geikie Gen. 524/8/72

Date(s)

01 July 1898

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

letter

Name of creator

Forster Brown | Thomas | fl1898-1903 | civil engineer

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to Sir Archibald Geikie from Thomas Forster Brown of the firm Forster Brown and Rees, Mining and Civil Engineers requesting a reference or some assistance to help him ascertain whether gold or silver is mined on Islay, the annual value of such and the composition of other minerals recovered.

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