Reference numberPT/61/1/5
TitlePlate, map of Abbeville and Amiens and section of earth through Abbeville by unknown artist
DescriptionMap (unpublished) of Abbeville and Amiens and a diagram of a section of the earth through Abbeville from Menchecourt to Moulin Quignon, published on Plate X as figure 2.

Subject: Palaeontology / Archaeology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the occurrence of flint-implements, associated with the remains of animals of extinct species in beds of a late geological period, in France at Amiens and Abbeville, and in England at Hoxne'.

Received by the Royal Society on 19 May 1859. Read 26 May 1859.
Physical descriptionPrinted map and fold-out watercolour diagram on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1859.0019
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1860.0018
Related records in the catalogueRR/4/207
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3811Prestwich; Sir; Joseph (1812 - 1896)1812 - 1896
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