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From S. B. J. Skertchly   27 February 1878

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Sends CD a copy of his memoir on the fenland [Geology of the fenland (1877)].

Outlines the results of his recent researches into the geological history of man, the development of Palaeolithic culture, the occurrence of Palaeolithic remains in the boulder-clays of eastern England, and their relation to glacial and inter-glacial periods.

Author:  Sydney Barber Josiah Skertchly
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  27 Feb 1878
Classmark:  DAR 177: 176
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11379

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  • … of the Geological Society 33: 589–612. Geikie, James. 1877. The great ice age and its …
  • … Office. Skertchly’s notes appeared in James Geikie’s The great ice age and its relation to …
  • … to Nature , 21 September 1876, pp. 448–9. James Geikie, after visiting the site, confirmed …
  • … Correspondence vol. 24, letter from James Geikie, 20 November 1876 . Geikie and Skertchly …

To S. B. J. Skertchly   2 March 1878

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Thanks for letter. Comments on SBJS’s research on Palaeolithic flint tools.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Sydney Barber Josiah Skertchly
Date:  2 Mar 1878
Classmark:  DAR 147: 480
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11394

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  • … Cambridge University Press. 1985–. Geikie, James. 1877. The great ice age and its relation …
  • … See Correspondence vol. 24, letter from James Geikie, 20 November 1876 . Geikie included a …
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