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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 247 
Sheet title Swansea. 
Map type Solid 
Scale 1:50 000 
Publication year 1977 
Author statement Original geological survey on the one-inch scale by Sir H.T. De la Beche, Sir W.E. Logan and D.H. Williams. Published on Old Series Sheet 37 before 1845. Surveyed on the six-inch scale by A. Strahan, R.H. Tiddeman, W. Gibson and S.B. Wilkinson in 1896-1902. Published on the one-inch scale colour-printed in Drift and Solid Editions in 1907. Resurveyed on the six-inch scale by J.V. Stephens, W.B. Evans, R.A. Downing and A.A. Archer in 1946-54; R.W. Pocock and V.A. Eyles, District Geologists. 
Published statement 2nd colour printed edition published 1972. Reprinted at 1:50 000 scale 1977. Print code: 3500/77. 
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