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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 53 
Sheet title Pickering. 
Map type Solid and Drift 
Scale 1:50 000 
Publication year 2000 
Author statement Original survey on the 1:10 560 scale (Yorkshire 'County' Series) by C. Fox-Strangways. Published as 1:63 360 New Series Sheet 53 in 1882. Reprinted at 1:50 000 scale in 1973. Compiled and updated by J.H. Powell in 1998 based on the original survey; 1:10 560 scale revision along the western margin of the sheet by J.H. Powell and A.C. Benfield in 1980; borehole records and additional data sources listed below. Deep seismic interpretation by N.J.P. Smith. T.J. Charsley, Regional Geologist. Additional data sources used in the compilation of this map: Penn, I.E. and Abbot, M.A.W. 1989. Geological context of the Kimmeridge Clay of eastern England and adjacent Southern North Sea. Internal Report, British Geological Survey, No. DP/89/1. Reeves, M.J., Parry, E.L. and Richardson, G. 1978. Preliminary evaluation of the groundwater resources of the western part of the Vale of Pickering. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology, Vol. 11 , 253 - 262. 
Published statement Published as 1:63 360 New Series sheet 53 in 1882. Reprinted at 1:50 000 scale. Published 2000. 1:50 000 provisional series. Print code: 00/1800. 
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