William Pollard M.A., D.Sc.

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Date Details
1870 Born April 30th.
1898 Joined Survey as Assistant Geologist.
1901 Geologist.
1913 Retired (ill-health).

Biographies and obituaries[edit]

Geological Magazine (1909) p. 576

Pollard, William (note) 1946 QJGS 102

Publications[edit]

Memoir:Coals of South Wales ( 2nd edition 1915) with Strahan

Memoir: Coals of South Wales (1908 2nd edition 1915) with Strahan

Memoir: Contributed to Newquay (1906)

Memoir: Lands End (1907).

Works listed in the BGS Library catalogue

Strahan, A.. Pollard, W.. Radley, E.G.. 1908. The coals of South Wales with special reference to the origin and distribution of anthracite. - London: HMSO. - (Mem Geol Surv Eng Wales Geol South Wales Coalfield)

Strahan, A.. Pollard, W.. Radley, E.G.. Geological Survey of Great Britain. 1915. The coals of South Wales with special reference to the origin and distribution of anthracite: 2nd ed. - London: HMSO. - (Mem Geol Surv Eng Wales Geol South Wales Coalfield)

Reid, C.. Scrivenor, J.B.. Flett, J.S.. Macalister, D.A.. Pollard, W.. 1906. The geology of the country near Newquay. Explanation of sheet 346. - London: HMSO. - (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (England & Wales) - New Series; 346)

Reid, C.. Flett, J.S.. Dixon, E.E.L.. Macalister, D.A.. Pollard, W.. Wilkinson, B.S.N.. Geological Survey of Great Britain. 1907. The geology of the Lands End district : Explanation of sheets 351 and 358. - London: HMSO. - (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (England & Wales) - New Series; 351+358)

Woodward, H.B.. Pollard, W.. Notes on the railway-cuttings between Castle Cary and Longport, in Somerset: Summary of Progress of the Geological Survey of the UK and Museum of Practical Geology for 1904, Appendix 3, p.163-169 Barcode Shelfmark Location

Crampton, C. B.. Pollard, W.. Radley, E.G.. On a manganese deposit near Freswick, Caithness: Summary of Progress of the Geological Survey of GB and Museum of Practical Geology for 1909, Appendix 3, p.73-76