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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 264 
Sheet title Bristol. 
Map type Solid and Drift 
Scale 1:50 000 
Publication year 2004 
Author statement Original geological survey at 1:63 360 scale by H.T. De la Beche, published on Old Series sheets 19 and 35 in 1845. Resurveyed at the 10 560 scale by G.W. Green, G.A. Kellaway and F.B.A. Welch in 1939 and 1943 to 1953. Sheet 264 published at 1:63 360 scale in 1963. Reprinted at the 1:50 000 scale in 1974 with geological revision to the Coal Measures, Triassic and Quaternary deposits. Amendments and the addition of artificial deposits at the 1:10 000 scale by K.R. Royse, P.J. Strange, A.C. Pople, A.R. Farrant, R.K. Westhead, K. Ambrose and R.A. Edwards in 1995 to 1999. P. J. Strange, Regional Geologist. Structural data and interpretation by C.M. Barton. Marine geology by C.D.R. Evans, and G.O. Jenkins, based on the bathymetric information and seismic surveys conducted for the Severn Barrage Pre-Feasibility Study by Sonarmarine Limited in 1979, and the Bristol Port Company in 2002. 
Published statement Published 2004. Print code: 1800/2004. 
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