Transactions of the Geological Society, 1st series, vol. 1/Index

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INDEX


TO THE FIRST VOLUME


OF THE


TRANSACTIONS OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY.


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Aikin, Arthur, Esq. Observations on the Wrekin, and on the Great Coal-field of Shropshire 191
Actynolite, Glassy, globular concretions of, in the Amygdaloid of Caer Caradoc 211
Alderley Edge, Account of 40
Alderney, Isle of, Dr. Mac Culloch's Account of 3
Alluvial Depositions of Ores, Observations on, by Dr. Berger 161
Aluminous Chalybeate Spring, in the Isle of Wight, Dr. Marcet's Account of 213
──────── Index to the Account of 248
Amygdaloid, near Exeter, 101 — Variety of, at Caer Caradoc in Shropshire, 210 — Calcareo-manganesian, of Upton Tyne in Devonshire, 102 — Slaty, between Saltram and Plympton Earle, 104
Andalusite, found in the County of Wicklow 275
Argillaceous Breccia, remarkable rocks of, in Jersey 21
Argillaceous Porphyry, Lumps of, stuck in granite 11
Argillaceous Rock on the western side of the Malvern Hills 306
Arseniate of Copper found in Cornwall 26
Arseniate of Iron of Cornwall, Mr. Phillips's Description of 27
Arseniate of Lead found in Cornwall 166
Bardiglione, The Count de Bournon on, 355—Essential specific characters of, 355—Accidental characters of, 358—Table of the varieties of, S59—Observations on the primitive crystal and integrand molecule of, 368—General Observations on, 372-Remarks on the term, 383—Table of the modifications of the primitive crystal of, 386-Table of the modification of the primitive crystal of, according to the determination of the Abbé Haüy 387
Barytes, Sulphate of, in the interior of shells contained in limestone 311
Barytes, Granular Sulphate of, found in the County of Cork 279
Basalt, Columnar, in the Island of Madeira 393
Bennett, The Hon. Henry Grey, Sketch of the Geology of Madeira 391
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Berger, J.F. M.D. Observations on the physical structure of Devonshire and Cornwall 93
─────── Sketch of the Geology of some parts of Hampshire and Dorsetshire 249
Beryl, found imbedded in granite, in the County of Wicklow 275
Blue Clay Stratum of the neighbourhood of London, description of, and of the fossil remains it contains 336
Boracic Acid, Native Concrete, Mr. Tennant's Notice respecting 389
Bournon, The Count de, Memoir on the Laumonite 77
─────── Memoir on Bardiglione, or Sulphate of Lime, containing a sketch of a theory of the true nature of Plaster, as well as of its properties, in order to determine the differences that exist between it and Bardiglione 355
Brine Springs in Cheshire, Mr. Holland's Account of 42
Carbonate of Lime, Veins of, intersecting beds of pumice in the Island of Madeira 396
Calcareous Sandstone in the Isle of Wight 257
Chalk, upper stratum of, or flinty, near. London, description of the, and of the fossil remains it contains 345
─────── hard, near London, description of, and of the fossil remains it contains 352
Chalk Hills of Hampshire and Dorsetshire, Account of the 249
Channel Islands, Dr. Mac Culloch's Account of the Clay and Chalk in the neighbourhood of London, description of the strata interposed between the, and of the fossil remains these strata contain 341
Clay Slate, Transition, of Shropshire 212
Clay Stone of Shropshire 209
Coal-Field of Shropshire, Mr. Aikin's observations on the 191
Coal Formation, the Independent, of Shropshire 194
Coaly Bituminous Matter, found in the cliffs of the south-western coast of the Isle of Wight 254
Cobalt, earthy black ore of found in the Peninsula of Howth, near Dublin 273
Conglomerate, Quarries oh near Exeter 99
Copper, red Oxyd of, of Cornwall, Mr. Phillips's Description of the 23
Copper Mines in the vicinity of Dublin 270
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Cornwall, Dr. Berger's Observations on the physical Structure of, 93-General Observations on the low mountain chain of, 108—General Observations on the mines, off, 156—Table of the heights of different places in 183
Cross Courses in Cornwall, Account of the 165
Dartmoor, Dr. Berger's Account of 117
Devonshire, Dr. Berger's Observations on the physical Structure of, 93—Table of the heights of different places in 183
Diallage, forming, with felspar, a rock near St. Kevern in Cornwall 129
Dorsetshire, Dr. Berger's Sketch of the Geology of some parts of 249—Table of the heights of some places in 268
Dublin, Dr. Fitton on the Geological Structure of the vicinity of 269
Emery, not found in Guernsey, as it is generally supposed to be 12
Encrinite, a rare variety of 308
Epidote, Compact, found in the Malvern Hills, 290-in Cumberland, 292-in the Western Islands, 292-in Guernsey and Jersey, 293—forming one of the component parts of a rock in the Malvern Hills, 290—in Guernsey 293
Felspar, Compact, Bed of, in Shropshire, 209—in the Malvern Hills 300
Felspar Rocks, in Shropshire 209
Felspar and Diallage, Rock composed of, in Cornwall 129
Ferruginous Sandstone in the Isle of Wight 253
Fittow, William, M.D. Notice respecting the Geological Structure of the vicinity of Dublin, with an account of some rare minerals found in Ireland 269
Flint, Characters of the formation of in chalk or marl 94
Flint Gravel in loose sand or loam, in the neighbourhood of London, and in Hampshire 251
Fossil Remains contained in the strata near London, Mr. Parkinson's Observations on 324
Gneiss, in the Island of Guernsey, 9-in the Malvern Hills 302
Granite, different situations of, in Cornwall, 109, 116, 141, 144, 148, 150, 154-in the Malvern Hills, 285, and particular nature of it, 286—Contact of the, with the incumbent rocks in the vicinity of Dublin 271
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Granite Veins, in the Isle of Sercq, 18—in Jersey, 21—in Dartmoor, 119—at St. Michael's Mount in Cornwall, 143—at Mousehole in Cornwall, 144—General Observations on those that traverse the grauwacke formation, 145—traversing granite in the vicinity of Dublin, 271—two of different natures intersecting each other, 27 1—in the Malvern Hills, 289, 299, 302
Granitic Rocks, of Guernsey, 8—of Sercq, 18—of Jersey 20
Granitel, black, in Guernsey 9
Grauwacke, in Sercq, 18—in Jersey 20
Grauwacke Formation, of Devonshire, 101, 105, 118, 121—of Cornwall

109, 113, 116, 122, 127, 131, 144, 151, 156

Great Gossan Lode in Cornwall, Account of 23
Greenstone, in the grauwacke of Cornwall, 115, 122, 128—in Shropshire, 203, 210—in the Malvern Hills 289
Grenatite found in the County of Wicklow 275
Grit, Varieties of, in Alderney 45
Guernsey, Dr. MacCulloch's Account of 7
Gypsum, Difference between Bardiglione and 373
Hampshire, Dr. Berger's Sketch of the Geology of some parts of, 249—Elevation of some places in 268
Heligoland, Dr. Mac Culloch's Notice accompanying a Section of 322
Hematite, Vein of, in the Malvern Hills 301
Highgate Hill, Fossil remains met within cutting through a mound of the blue clay stratum at 388
Holland Henry, Esq. Sketch of the Natural History of the Cheshire Rock—Salt District 88
Hollowspar, found in the County of Wicklow 277
Hornblende Rocks of the Malvern Hills 294, 301
Hornblende and Epidote, Rock of 290
Hornel, Leonard, Esq, on the Mineralogy of the Malvern Hills 281
Hornstone, the basis of Porphyry in Alderney 7
Jersey, Dr. Mac Culloch's Account of 19
Indurated Talc (supposed) in the County of Wicklow 277
Ireland, Dr. Fitton's Account of some rare minerals found in 269
Isle of Wight, Aluminous Chalybeate Spring in the, 213—Elevation of some places in 268
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Kaolin, decomposed granite in the state of, in Cornwall, 125-on the origin of and where found 126
Kimeridge Coal, Description of 263
Laumonite, The Count de Bournon on the, 77—Specific characters of, 79-Observations on the crystallization of, 82-General Observations on, 86—Table of the modifications of the primitive crystal of 90
Lava, different varieties of stratified, in the Island of Madeira, 392-Dykes of, intersecting strata of lava, 394—Columnar, 395 containing carbonate of lime 398
Lead Mines in the vicinity of Dublin 270
Limestone Cliffs near Plymouth, description of the, 103—formation of, in Shropshire, 199—varieties of, in the vicinity of Dublin, 272-strata of, on the western side of the Malvern Hills, 306, 309
Limestone, Transition, on the banks of the Plym 104
Limestone, schistose, near Launceston 122
Limestone, Coarse shelly (calcaire grossier) in Hampshire, Dorsetshire, &c. 258
Limestone, oviform, in Dorsetshire 262
Lipari Islands, Native Concrete Boracic Acid, from the 389
MacCulloch, Joan, M.D. Account of Guernsey, and the other Channel Islands 1
─────── Notice accompanying a Section of Heligoland 322
Madeira, Sketch of the Geology of, by the Hon. H. G. Bennett 391
Melvern hills, on the Mineralogy of, by Mr. Horner 281
Manganese found in Jersey 22
Manganese, black oxide of, Mine at Upton Pyne 101.
Manganese, grey ore of, with brown iron-stone and brown iron-ore, in the peninsula of Howth, near Dublin 273
Marcet, Alexander, M.D. Chemical Account of an Aluminous Chalybeate Spring in the Isle of Wight 213
Marl Beds in the Cheshire plain 40
Marl in Hampshire 255
Meres or deep Pools, characteristic of the old red sandstone formation 193
Mica Slate of Cornwall 129
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Mineral Beds, Observations on 157
Mineral Veins, Observations on 1 58
Mineral Beds and Veins, on the comparative age of 160
Mines of Cornwall, General Observations on the 156
────── Estimate of the number of, of the different kinds of ore they contain, and of their relative ages 167
Mineral Deposits in Cornwall and Devonshire, of the different matrices accompanying the 176
Montserrat, Dr. Nugent's Account of ” The Sulphur" or “ Soufrière” in 185
Muttral Lode in Cornwall, Account of the 26
Nugent, Nicolas, Account of the Pitch-Lake of the Island of Trinidad 63
─────── Account of ” The Sulphur" or “ Soufrière” of the Island of Montserrat 186
Old Red Sandstone Formation in Shropshire 191
Organic Remains found in the Strata over Rock Salt in Hungary and Poland 57
Parkinson James, Esq. Observations on some of the Strata in the neighbourhood of London, and on the fossil remains contained in them 324
Pepys, W. H Esq. Notice respecting the Decomposition of Sulphate of Iron by animal matter 399.
Petroleum at Coal-port in Shropshire 195
Philipps, Mr. William, Description of the red oxyd of Copper, the production of Cornwall, and of the Varieties in the form of its Crystal, with observations on the Lodes which principally produced it, and on the crystallization oi the arseniated iron 23
Pitch Lake of Trinidad, Dr. Nugent's Account of 63
Pitchstone, Vein of, in the vicinity of Newry 278
Plaster, Observations on, by the Count de Bournon 376
Porcelain Clay, Vein of, in the Coupée of the Isle of Sercq, 15
Porcelain Earth, of Cornwall, 125-in the County of Wicklow, 270
Porcelain Jasper in the Island of Trinidad 63, 66
Porphyry, on the western side of the Isle of Alderney, 4, 6—Vein of black, in the Isle of Sercq 17
Porphyritic Granite, of Dartmoor, 118
Porphyritic Rock, in the Island of Montserrat 186
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Potter's Clay in Hampshire 253
Primitive Rocks of Cornwall; heights which indicate the line of superposition of the secondary rocks on the 1 82
Pumice, beds of in the Island of Madeira 3 96
─────── containing veins of carbonate of lime and zeolite 396
Pyrites produced from the decomposition of sulphate of iron by animal matter 400
Quarries near Exeter, account of the 99
Quartz-Grit of Shropshire 208
Quartz, Granular, of the Malvern Hills 302
Quartz-Rock, Conical Mountains in the vicinity of Dublin; composed of 271
Quartzose Loose Sand, Formation of, in the Isle of Wight 252
Resinous Matter found in the blue clay stratum of Highgate Hill 339
Rock Salt District of Cheshire, Mr. Holland's sketch of the, 38 general situation, thickness, &c. of the beds of, 45—account of the strata of the, 49, 62—interior character of the beds of, 52—considerations on the origin of 57
Saint Michael's Mount in Cornwall, description of 142
Salt, White, Manufacture of in Cheshire 43
Sandstone-hills in Cheshire 39
Schorl Rock of Cornwall 125, 151
Sercq, Island of, Dr. Mac Culloch's description of 13
Serpentine Formation of Cornwall 128
─────── general remarks on, by Dr. Berger 131
Shepey, Isle of, account of the Fossil remains found there 337
Shropshire, Great Coal-Field of Mr. Aikin's observations on 191
Sienite of Guernsey, 11—of Sercq, 16—of Jersey, 21—of the Malvern Hills 294
Slate Clay in Shropshire 207
Soap Rock of Cornwall 130, 136
Steatite, various kinds of, in Sercq 18
Steatitical Vein in Sercq 17
Sulphate of Iron, Mr. Pepys on the decomposition of by animal matter 399
Sulphur or “ Soufrière” of the Island of Montserrat, Dr. Nugent's account of the 185
Talcose Slate, bed of in Cornwall 128
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Tennat, Smtihson, Esq. Notice respecting native concrete boracite acid 289
Tin, forming one of the integrand parts of Granite 120
Tin, Stream, where met with in Cornwall 1 62
Tinstone, found in the Gold Mines of Wicklow 270
Tourmaline, new variety of found in Cornwall 16
─────── black, in the granite of Cornwall 150, 152
─────── radiated and massive with quartz 176
Trap, veins of, traversing Sienite in Guernsey 9
─────── traversing Sienite in Sercq 16
Trap Formation, in Sercq, 14—in Shropshire 209
Trap Rocks in the vicinity of Dublin 279
Trinidad, Dr. Nugent's account of the Pitch Lake in 63
─────── Sketch of the Geology of part of 74
Veins. Course of the, in Cornwall 163
─────── Distortion and irregularity of, in the parish of St. Agua 164
Vesuvian, found at Kilranelagh, near Dublin 274
Volcanoes, Remains of in the Island of Madeira 392
Wavellite, found in the County of Cork 279
Wrekin, Mr. Aikin's Observations on the 191
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ERRATA.
Page 17, line 8, for pry read dry
17, Bridges Ridges
243, 2, (§ VIII 9.) (§ VIII. 6.)
4, (§ X. 4.) (X. 3)
5, 31 31.8
244, 6, after the word residue add dried at a red heat
10, of barytes sulphat of barytes
269, 12, black block