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Bailey, E.B. ; Clough, C.T. ; Wright, W.B. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Seward, A.C. ; Thomas, H.H. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Bosworth, T.O. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Ennos, F.R. ; Holttum, R.E. ; Lee, G.W. ; Lightfoot, B. ; Maufe, H.B. ; Radley, E.G. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain. Scotland (1924). Tertiary and post-Tertiary geology of Mull, Loch Aline, and Oban : (A description of parts of sheets 43,44,51 and 52 of the geological map). 1987 Reprint. (Memoir (District) Geological Survey of GB (Scotland)). Edinburgh : HMSO.
 
Bailey, E.B. ; Clough, C.T. ; Wright, W.B. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Seward, A.C. ; Thomas, H.H. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Bosworth, T.O. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Ennos, F.R. ; Holttum, R.E. ; Lee, G.W. ; Lightfoot, B. ; Maufe, H.B. ; Radley, E.G. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain. Scotland (1924). Tertiary and post-Tertiary geology of Mull, Loch Aline, and Oban : (A description of parts of sheets 43,44,51 and 52 of the geological map). 1987 Reprint. (Memoir (District) Geological Survey of GB (Scotland)). Edinburgh : HMSO.
  
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Hickling, H.G.A. ; Robertson, T. ; Anderson, W. ; Burnett, G.A. ; International Geological Congress (1948). North-east coast. guide to excursion C.9 of the 18th IGC (1948).
 
Hickling, H.G.A. ; Robertson, T. ; Anderson, W. ; Burnett, G.A. ; International Geological Congress (1948). North-east coast. guide to excursion C.9 of the 18th IGC (1948).
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British Geological Survey ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. (1976). Sheet 51E solid and drift Caliach Point. Solid and drift ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.
 
British Geological Survey ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. (1976). Sheet 51E solid and drift Caliach Point. Solid and drift ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.
 
 
 
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Timeline[edit]

Date Details
1889 Born
1920 Geologist
1929 Senior Geologist

Biographies and obituaries[edit]

[Anon.] Obituary - George Alexander Burnett. Born in 1890, died 26th February 1952. Proceedings of the Geologists' Asociation v. 64 (1) 1953.

Publications[edit]

Memoirs[edit]

Burnett, G.A. A pit sinking in County Durham : Summary of Progress of the Geological Survey of GB and Museum of Practical Geology for 1925, Appendix 4, p.174-177.

Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Maden, J. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain (1927). The geology of Belford, Holy Island, and the Farne Islands. Explanation of sheet 4. 2nd ed. (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (England & Wales) - New Series). London : HMSO.

Richey, J.E. ; Anderson, E. M. ; MacGregor, A.G. ; Bailey, E.B. ; Berry, R.A. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Crookall, Robert ; Eyles, V.A. ; Lee, G.W. ; Louden, C. ; Melville, E.M. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain. Scotland (1930). The geology of North Ayrshire : Explanation of one inch sheet 22. (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (Scotland); 22). Edinburgh : HMSO.

Bailey, E.B. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Lee, G.W. ; Richey, J.E. ; Thomas, G.V. ; Thomas, H.H. ; Wright, W.B. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain. Scotland (1925). The geology of Staffa, Iona and Western Mull (A description of sheet 43 of the geological map). (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (Scotland); 43). Edinburgh : HMSO.

Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Maden, J. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain (1930). The geology of the Alnwick district. Explanation of sheet 6. (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (England & Wales) - New Series). London : HMSO.

Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. ; Thomas, H.H. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain (1932). The geology of the Cheviot Hills. Explanation of Sheets 3 and 5. (Memoir (Sheet) Geological Survey of GB (England & Wales) - New Series). London : HMSO.

Bailey, E.B. ; Clough, C.T. ; Wright, W.B. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Seward, A.C. ; Thomas, H.H. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Bosworth, T.O. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Ennos, F.R. ; Holttum, R.E. ; Lee, G.W. ; Lightfoot, B. ; Maufe, H.B. ; Radley, E.G. ; Geological Survey of Great Britain. Scotland (1924). Tertiary and post-Tertiary geology of Mull, Loch Aline, and Oban : (A description of parts of sheets 43,44,51 and 52 of the geological map). 1987 Reprint. (Memoir (District) Geological Survey of GB (Scotland)). Edinburgh : HMSO.

External[edit]

Hickling, H.G.A. ; Robertson, T. ; Anderson, W. ; Burnett, G.A. ; International Geological Congress (1948). North-east coast. guide to excursion C.9 of the 18th IGC (1948).

Maps[edit]

British Geological Survey ; Marsden, F. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. ; Dinham, C.H. (1932 repr. 1952). Sheet 3 Ford drift 1:63 360 [superseded]. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Marsden, F. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. ; Dinham, C.H. (1932). Sheet 3 Ford drift [superseded]. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Marsden, F. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. ; Dinham, C.H. (1932 repr. 1951). Sheet 3 Ford solid 1:63 360 [superseded]. Solid ed.. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Marsden, F. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. ; Dinham, C.H. (1932). Sheet 3 Ford solid 1:63 360 [superseded]. Solid ed.. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. (1925 repr. (2nd impr.) 1970). Sheet 4 Holy Island drift 1:63 360. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. (1925 repr. 1952). Sheet 4 Holy Island drift 1:63 360 [superseded]. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. (1926). Sheet 4 Holy Island drift 1:63 360 [superseded]. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. (1925 repr. (3rd impr.) 1970). Sheet 4 Holy Island solid 1:63 360 [superseded]. Solid ed.. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. (1925). Sheet 4 Holy Island solid 1:63 360 [superseded]. Solid edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Fowler, A. (1925 repr. 1953). Sheet 4 Holy Island solid [superseded] 1:63 360. Solid edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales edit). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. (1932 repr. 1951). Sheet 5 The Cheviot drift [superseded]. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales edit). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.

British Geological Survey ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. (1976). Sheet 5 The Cheviot solid & drift edition. Solid and drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales edit). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.

British Geological Survey ; Maden, J. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. ; Dinham, C.H. (1930 repr. at 1:50 000 scale 1972). Sheet 6 Alnwick drift edition. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales edit). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.

British Geological Survey ; Maden, J. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. ; Dinham, C.H. (1930 repr. at 1:50 000 scale 1972). Sheet 6 Alnwick solid. Solid edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales edit). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.

British Geological Survey ; Maden, J. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Anderson, W. ; Dinham, C.H. (1930 repr. (2nd impression) 1967). Sheet 6 Alnwick solid [superseded]. Solid edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales edit). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Maden, J. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Fowler, A. ; Anderson, W. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Eyles, V.A. (1977). Sheet 14 Morpeth drift 1:50 000 [superseded]. Drift edition. (British Geological Survey 1:50 000 series. England and Wales). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.

British Geological Survey ; Clough, C.T. ; Bailey, E.B. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Eyles, V.A. ; Simpson, J.B. ; MacGregor, A.G. ; Phemister, J. (1928 repr. 1952). Sheet 22 drift Kilmarnock. Drift ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Clough, C.T. ; Bailey, E.B. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Eyles, V.A. ; Simpson, J.B. ; MacGregor, A.G. ; Phemister, J. (1928). Sheet 22 drift Kilmarnock. Drift ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Clough, C.T. ; Bailey, E.B. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Eyles, V.A. ; Simpson, J.B. ; MacGregor, A.G. ; Phemister, J. (1928 repr.(2nd impr.) 1967). Sheet 22 solid Kilmarnock. Solid ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Chessington : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Clough, C.T. ; Bailey, E.B. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Carruthers, R.G. ; Dinham, C.H. ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Eyles, V.A. ; Simpson, J.B. ; MacGregor, A.G. ; Phemister, J. (1928). Sheet 22 solid Kilmarnock. Solid ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Bailey, E.B. ; Clough, C.T. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Bosworth, T.O. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Richey, J.E. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Cunningham-Craig, E.H. (1954). Sheet 43 Iona drift. Drift ed.. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Chessington : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Bailey, E.B. ; Clough, C.T. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Bosworth, T.O. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Richey, J.E. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Cunningham-Craig, E.H. (1954 [repr.1974]). Sheet 43 Iona drift. Drift ed.. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Chessington : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Bailey, E.B. ; Clough, C.T. ; Anderson, E. M. ; Bosworth, T.O. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Richey, J.E. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Cunningham-Craig, E.H. (1925). Sheet 43 Iona [solid and drift]. [Solid and drift ed.]. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Bailey, E.B. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Richey, J.E. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Simpson, J.B. ; Eyles, V.A. (1927 repr. 1963). Sheet 51 [solid and drift] Coll. [Solid and drift ed.]. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Chessington : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Bailey, E.B. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Richey, J.E. ; Burnett, G.A. ; Simpson, J.B. ; Eyles, V.A. (1927). Sheet 51 [solid and drift] Coll. [Solid and drift ed.]. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Chessington : Ordnance Survey for the Geological Survey.

British Geological Survey ; Richey, J.E. ; Wilson, G.V. ; Burnett, G.A. (1976). Sheet 51E solid and drift Caliach Point. Solid and drift ed. (Geological Survey of Scotland 1:63 360/1:50 000). Southampton : Ordnance Survey for the Institute of Geological Sciences.