Edward Best

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Date Details
1824 Born December 20th.
1855 Joined Geological Survey.
1862 Promoted to Geologist.
Resident in Jermyn St. 38 years.
1893 Retired.
1906 Died November 8th.

Biographies and obituaries[edit]

Obituary - Edward Best. Born 20th December 1824, died 8th November 1906. Geologists Magazine. New Series. v. 4 p.140. 1907

BGS archives[edit]

Ref No Title Description
GSM/DC/A/C/7/215 E Best: Minute on promotion.
GSM/DC/A/C/23/5 E Best: Minute on promotion
GSM/GL/Av/2 Correspondence: letters sent to E.Best, F.Rutley, de Rance, Peach and A.C.Ramsey.