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Published by H.M.S.O. in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Oil-shales -- Scotland.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesMemoirs of the Geological Survey
ContributionsGeological Survey of Great Britain.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 274 p., XII leaves of plates (incl. front.) :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15575731M

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  The oil-shales of the Lothians. pt. I. The geology of the oil-shale fields Item Preview Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and .   The oil-shales of the Lothians. pt. I. The geology of the oil-shale fields, by R. G. Carruthers, based on the work of H. M. Cadell and J. S. Grant Wilson. pt. II. Methods of working the oil-shales, by W. Caldwell. pt. III. The chemistry of the oil-shales Pages: The most productive portion of the Oil-Shale Field of the Lothians has been fdr the purposes of Wartime Pamphlet No. 27 divided into four main areas (Figs. 1, 9) of which Areas I and II, comprising the West Calder and Pumpherston districts r espec-tively, have already been described. The present publication, dealing with Area IV. Title: The oil-shales of the Lothians: part 1: The geology of the oil-shale fields, part 2: Methods of working the oil-shales, part 3: Chemistry and technology of the oil-shales, part 4: History of the Scottish oil-shale industry (3rd edition).

The following Memoir on the Oil Shale industry of Scotland is divided into three parts, and treats of the subject both in its geological and technological aspects. Part I. treats of the Geology of the Oil Shale-fields of the Lothians, and is the joint work of Mr. H. M. Cadell and Mr. J. S. Grant : Tapa blanda.   Buy The Oil-Shales of the Lothians: Part I. The Geology of the Oil-Shale Fields; Part II. Methods of Working the Oil-Shales; Part III. The Chemistry of the Oil-Shales (Classic Reprint) by Britain, Geological Survey of Great (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Geological Survey of Great Britain. The Scottish shale oil industry has a remarkable and important history. Bathgate Chemical Works, established in , was perhaps the first site in the world where mineral oils were processed on an industrial scale. is a family-friendly museum established in to preserve and interpret the history and environment of West Lothian. It also. Scotland’s First Oil Boom: The Scottish Shale Oil Industry, By (author) John McKay At its peak in the years before the Great War the Scottish shale oil industry gave employment to s people and was a major factor in the economy of the Lothians, particularly in the Almond valley, from Tarbrax to Dalmeny.

The Oil-Shales of the Lothians Part I. The Geology of the Oil-Shale Fields; Part II. Methods of Working the Oil-Shales; Part III. The Chemistry of the Oil-Shales by R. G. Carruthers. The West Lothian oil shales occur in Lower Carboniferous strata in the Upper and Lower oil-shale groups [7]. The strata of the West Lothian oil- Figure. Simplified geological map of West Lothian (adapted from [5, 6]) and the position of the county in Scotland. A: Westphalian coal measures; these extend west through Lanarkshire. The oil-shales of the Lothians. pt. I. The geology of the oil-shale fields, by R. G. Carruthers, based on the work of H. M. Cadell and J. S. Grant Wilson. pt. II. Methods of working the oil-shales, by W. Caldwell. pt. III. The oil-shales of the Lothians: part 1: The geology of the oil-shale fields, part 2: Methods of working the oil-shales, part 3: Chemistry and technology of the oil-shales, part 4: History of the Scottish oil-shale industry (3rd edition) Full entry: DT The economic geology of the Stirling and Clackmannan Coalfield: Full entry: DT40A.