Smith, Noble and the Hackness connection

Powell, John; Powell, Jennifer. 2010 Smith, Noble and the Hackness connection. Geoscientist, 20 (1). 6-7.

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At the recent opening of a new building dedicated to the ‘Father of English Geology’ on 25 June 2009 at Keyworth, the great man’s presence was made palpable by a number of exhibits – among which is a marble bust of William Smith by notable Victorian sculptor Matthew Noble. Here lies a fascinating link between Smith, the sculptor Noble, Sir John Johnstone and the village of Hackness, near Scarborough.

Item Type: Publication - Article
Programmes: BGS Programmes 2010 > Geology and Landscape (England)
ISSN: 0961-5628
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Date made live: 15 Feb 2010 15:54 +0 (UTC)

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