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Issue: 060, 17/12/28 p. 955-956, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animated Nature. (Icthyology), Para 7
Category: Palaeontology Fossils Palaeozoology
Topic: Fish in Chalk. [Mantell has found more than twelve species of "antediluvian fish" near Lewes. There are several sorts of sharks, a pike, a salmon, an eel but they are different from their modern equivalents]
Issue: 092, 29/07/29 p. 476-477
Heading: Collection of Minerals at the Western Exchange
Category: Mineralogy Palaeozoology Natural History
Topic: [Mr. Walker`s collection of natural objects, incidentally on display at the Western Exchange, beside a model of York Minster]
Person: WALKER, Mr. ARTIS, Tyrell PARKINSON
Institution: The Western Exchange
Issue: 096, 26/08/29 p. 539, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Recent Discoveries of Fossil Remains, Para 6
Category: Palaeontology Palaeozoology Fossil Ungulates
Topic: [Cuvier claims that where fossil bones are found, there are usually six or seven animals collected in the same place. A recent find in Kent`s Hole near Torquay bears this out, as did an earlier discovery in the tertiary formation near Canterbury of the parts of six animals on a bed of wood and nuts. These were believed to have been browsing together in a wood when "subject to the great convulsion" ]
Person: CUVIER ENERY, Rev. J. M. WALKER, (Mineralogist)
Institution: Museum of Natural History, Taunton Museum of Hull The Western Exchange
Issue: 116, 09/01/30 p. 31
Heading: Intermixture of Fossils of Extinct Animals with Human Remains
Category: Palaeontology Palaeozoology Fossil Molluscs Palaeoanthropology
Topic: [Thornville and Vanderback have found a "great, oviparous quadruped", several fresh-water shells and a human finger, fossilized, near Paris]
Person: THORNVILLE, Dr. VANDERBACK, Dr. BROBANT, M. CORDIER, M.
Institution: Academie des Sciences
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