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Map series Geological Survey of England and Wales 1:63,360/1:50,000 geological map series, New Series 
Sheet number 37 
Sheet title Gosforth. 
Map type Solid 
Scale 1:50 000 
Publication year 1999 
Author statement Original geological survey at 1:10 560 scale by W.T. Aveline, A.C.G. Cameron and R. Russell in 1871-72. Published at 1:63 360 scale in 1881. Revised at 1:10 560 scale by T. Eastwood, F.M. Trotter S.E. Hollingworth and W.C.C. Rose in 1932. Published at 1:63 360 scale in 1937. Re-issue as a combined Gosforth (Sheet 37) and Bootie (Sheet 47) sheet, with minor amendments by L.C. Jones, at 1:50 000 scale in 1980. Revised in 1989-1997, incorporating United Kingdom Nirex Limited information from boreholes, new geological mapping and geophysical surveys. The interpretation of these data included contributions from the following BGS geologists: R.P. Barnes, P.M. Allen, B. Beddoe Stephens, M.G. Petterson, E.R. Phillips and S.R. Young. Additional contributions by G.S. Kimbell and D. Millward. Compiled by R.P. Barnes, A.A.M. Irving and K.A.T. MacPherson. D.J. Fettes, Regional Geologist. 
Published statement Published 1999. Print code: 99/1800. 
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