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Darwin Correspondence Project

From Charles Lyell   25 September 1874

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Notes recent confirmation of CD’s views on subsidence in [island of] St Jago.

Describes Carboniferous strata discovered on Island of Mull by J. W. Judd. Contained evidence of Miocene sinking of volcanoes.

Summary

Notes recent confirmation of CD’s views on subsidence in [island of] St Jago.

Describes Carboniferous strata discovered on Island of Mull by J. W. Judd. Contained evidence of Miocene sinking of volcanoes.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9658
From
Lyell, Charles
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, Harley St, 73
Source of text
K. M. Lyell ed. 1881, 2: 457

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9658,” accessed on 9 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9658

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