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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 253 
Sheet title Abingdon. 
Map type Solid 
Scale 1:63 360 
Publication year 1971 
Author statement Original geological survey on the one-inch scale by W.T. Aveline, H. Bauerman, E. Hull and W. Whittaker, published on Old Series Sheets 13 and 34 in 1857 and 1859. Cretaceous rocks surveyed on the six-inch scale prior to 1900 by A.J. Jukes-Browne and F.J. Bennett, and north-eastern corner in 1896-1905 by J.H. Blake and T.I. Pocock (published on Oxford District Sheet in 1908). Resurveyed and remainder completed in 1967-9 by E.G. Poole, B. Kelk, B.C. Coppack, R. J.O. Hamblin and A. Horton; J.R. Earp and G.A. Kellaway, District Geologists. Automatic Cartography by the Experimental Cartography Unit. Printed in England by Cook, Hammond and Kell Ltd., London. 
Published statement Published 1971. Experimental Production. Automatic Cartography by the Experimental Cartography Unit. 
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