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Sir Frederick McCoy, K.C.M.G., F.R.S., &c

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IN the death of Sir Frederick McCoy, geological science loses one of its most devoted and enthusiastic disciples, one who in early life was associated with Sedgwick in the preparation of that classic work, the “Synopsis of the Classification of the British Palæozoic Rocks; with a systematic description of the British Palæozoic Fossils in the Geological Museum of the University of Cambridge,” a quarto volume published in 1855.

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