The Ages of Peat Deposits


IN NATURE for December 6, 1924, Dr. W. H. Pearsall directed attention to the results which have recently been achieved in work on the Pennine peat of Yorkshire; and discussed some of the problems of correlation which arise. Several of the points raised demand further comment.

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TONKS, L. The Ages of Peat Deposits. Nature 115, 117–118 (1925).

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