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Recent and forthcoming releases

Scanned image of map cover William Smith 1815 Geological Map

For the first time a folded version of the William Smith 1815 geological map of England and Wales

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Scanned image of map cover Isle of Wight (B&S) Special Sheet E330, 331, 344 & 345

This new 2014 Special Sheet provides a geological framework for further study of the geology of the Isle of Wight

The island offers a significant workshop for such things as lithostratigraphy, sequence stratigraphy and climate change.

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Scanned image of map William Smith 1815 A4 print in A3 mount

This is a miniature A4 print of William Smith's 1815 geological map in an A3 mount

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England and Wales Old Series. Sheet 83 (Lincoln, Market Rasen, Horncastle, Gainsborough). Solid 1883. Historical Geological Maps of Great Britain and Ireland (1835-1905)

Between 1835 and 1905 the Geological Survey of Great Britain and Ireland's remit covered the whole of the British Isles.

This conveniently coincides with the period when the entire mapping output at the basic scale of 1:63 360 or one inch to one mile was produced.

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Fforest Fawr - exploring the landscape of a Global Geopark (Bedrock & Landscape) Fforest Fawr - exploring the landscape of a Global Geopark (Bedrock & Landscape)

This map provides an introduction to the geology of the Geopark including an overview map of the bedrock geology, a simplified unconsolidated superficial deposits map, a key to the major geological events and a schematic interpretation of how the rocks extend underground.

Mae'r map hwn yn darparu cyflwyniad i ddaeareg y Geoparc. Mae'n cynnwys map cyffredinol o'r Creigiau Solet, map syml o'r Dyddodion Arwynebol, allwedd i'r prif ddigwyddiadau daearegol, a phortread diagramaidd o batrwm y creigiau dan ddaear.

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Scanned image of the map Bedrock map of the UK

1:625,000 combined North and South bedrock map of the UK.

This map is a combination of the individually published North and South sheets, which for the first has been produced as one sheet.

Map size 1850 x 1132 mm.

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Scanned image of the map 1:10 000 scale geological maps

Large-scale geological mapping designed for professional use.

Maps are either 'Bedrock' (Solid), 'Superficial Deposits' (Drift) or 'Composite' (Bedrock & Superficial or Solid & Drift).

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Scanned image of the map Books and maps from other publishers

This department now includes a variety of geological books and maps from other publishers, ranging from fossil guides to field manuals, many at special prices.

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Visit the Geology Shop

Photograph of the Keyworth Geology Shop In the Reception area of the Keyworth site you will find the Geology Shop, which sells a range of minerals, fossils, jewellery, field equipment, non-BGS books concerning geology, Ordnance Survey maps for England and Wales, in addition to BGS publications.

Open Monday–Friday : 08:30–17:00

Send your comments, or direct any questions to:

Sales Desk,
British Geological Survey,
NG12 5GG.
Tel: +44 (0)115 936 3241 (9am-4.30pm UK local time)
Fax: +44(0)115 936 3488 (24 hours)

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