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ARCHIBALD GEIKIE. F.R.S. EDIN.
Revised up to January 1865
Constructed by A Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. Geographer to the Queen.
Engravd.& l'rinted in Colours try
VIEWED IN CONNEXION WITH ITS
ARCHIBALD GEIKIE, F.R.S.
FELLOW OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH; OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF
LONDON; AND OF THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN.
WITH A GEOLOGICAL MAP BY SIR , RODERICK I. MURCHISON,
London and Cambridge :
The right of Reproduction and Translation is reserved.
SIR RODERICK I. MURCHISON,
Director-General of the Geological Survey of Great Britain and Ireland.
My Dear Sir Roderick,
To no one can a new volume on Scottish
Geology be more fitly inscribed than to you, to whom Scottish Geology owes so much; nor perhaps can such an inscription come with greater appropriateness than from one who has worked with you, hammer in hand, over many a league of Highland ground, and who is further bound to you by many acts of courtesy and kindness. You are of course in no way responsible for the opinions expressed in the following chapters. That they may sometimes be at variance with