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Map series Geological Survey of England and Wales 1:63,360/1:50,000 geological map series, New Series 
Sheet number 296 
Sheet title Glastonbury. 
Map type Solid and Drift 
Scale 1:50 000 
Publication year 1973 
Author statement Original geological survey on the one-inch scale by Sir Henry De la Beche and H.W. Bristow on Old Series Sheets 18 and 19, published before 1850. Revision by H.W. Bristow. H.B. Woodward. W.A.E. Ussher and J. H. Bloke in 1867-72. This Provisional Edition is based on the revised Old Series Sheets, on Sheet 296 of the Soil Survey of England and Wales published in 1955, and on geological survey on the six-inch scale by G.A. Kellaway and G.W. Green in 1938 and 1946 (southern margin). by R. Beveridge. G.W. Green and D.R.A. Ponsford in 1951-5 (northern margin) and by Professor M.R. House in 1954-6 (area north of Evercreech). Compiled by E.A. Edmonds in 1968. G. Bisson. District Geologist. 
Published statement Published 1969. Reprinted without geological revision at 1:50 000 scale 1973. Provisional edition. Print code: 2500/73. 
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