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The British Geological Survey (BGS) has today published an online database of freely viewable and downloadable Marine Geoscience Data, available through the Offshore GeoIndex, covering the whole UK Continental Shelf.
The British Geological Survey (BGS) has just released the 10th edition of the Directory of Mines and Quarries (DMQ 2014). This invaluable directory contains information on over 2000 mineral workings and related mineral handling sites operating in 2014. This is available as a free download from the BGS website and as a printed book.
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