File: Department of Geology

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers relating to the Department of Geology. Subjects covered include: purchase of equipment including an electron microscope; Professor MacKenzie's research on high pressure geology; a plan by a departmental member to preserve Old Meadows Colliery, Bacup, Lancashire to use for exhibition and research purposes.

Former reference: 791

Related Material

See also VCA/7/434 for the earlier period of the Department's history. The Archives has custody of the department's archive, DES, although this covers the post-1990 period only.