P680252 Reproduced by permission of British Geological Survey EA18/125 | Licence: Out of copyright
P680252 Reproduced by permission of British Geological Survey EA18/125 | Licence: Out of copyright

Hand drawn and coloured image of James Flanagan

Date

09/09/1856

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Description

Caption: Hand drawn and coloured image of James Flanagan.

Further information: Inscription from the mount as follows: James Flanagan. Fossil collector of the Geological Survey of Ireland, sketched in commemoration of the visit of Sir Roderick I Murchison to the Dingle (Kerry) 1856, by George V. Du Noyer.
Written across the lower part of the image in pencil is Ferriters Cove co. Kerry 9 September 1856.
This image is held in BGS library archives, Keyworth number GSM/IR/A/9. (Old number GSM 1/150).
Ferriters Cove is on sheet 171 of the old Irish six inch to a mile series. The names of DuNoyer and R.I. Murchison are mentioned on the map. Perhaps the drawing was made when the map was surveyed.

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P680252 Reproduced by permission of British Geological Survey EA18/125

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Location

Kerry, Republic of Ireland

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