An anonymous notebook containing geological observations mainly on the Yorkshire coalfield in the Leeds area but also on a tour of north Wales and Anglesey probably in 1825

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 591
  • Dates of Creation
      ca. 1823-ca. 1825
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 vol. (90 ff.) Ink and pencil; text inverted from f. 79v. to end. The text is in more than one hand.

Scope and Content

Contains also some barometric observations made in 1823

Administrative / Biographical History

The compiler of the notebook is unknown

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Reputedly received with the library of the Leeds and Philosophical Literary Society, 1936


In English

Custodial History

The notebook probably once belonged to Edward Sanderson George