Letters, notes, and photographs regarding coring in Esthwaite

Scope and Content

Includes notes on the Jenkin Corer, Mackereth Corer and Livingstone Corer

Letter from B.M. Jenkin regarding sampling and sampling equipment

Letter from C.H. Mortimer to B.M Jenkin regarding discussion of 'future developments', and regards to Jenkin's wife and daughter, Penelope.

Letter from W.H. Pearsall to H.C. Gilson regarding investigating the layers of sediments in Esthwaite Fens and elsewhere.

Photographs of echosoundings in Esthwaite, and of coring equipment

Physical measurements on Esthwaite water corer, 1953

Notes on assembly of Jenkin Surface Mud sampler

Data books of results from Jenkin corer, and physical data, Esthwaite 1953

Administrative / Biographical History

Original reference CHM3