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Topley, Williamlocked

  • John C. Thackray


Topley, William (1841–1894), geologist, was born on 13 March 1841 in Greenwich, Kent, the son of William Topley and his wife, Carolina Georgina Jeans. He was educated at local private schools and entered the Royal School of Mines for three years' study in 1858. He was appointed assistant geologist to the geological survey of ...

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