The Honorable George Knox (1765-1827) parliamentarian and mineral collector; his collections in Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

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Authors:Jackson, Patrick N. Wyse
Author Affiliations:Primary:
Trinity College, Department of Geology, Dublin, Ireland
Volume Title:Mineralogical Record
Source:The Mineralogical Record, 37(6), p.543-551. Publisher: Mineralogical Record, Tucson, AZ, United States. ISSN: 0026-4628
Publication Date:2006
Note:In English. 40 refs.; illus., incl. 3 tables
Summary:An important part of the mineralogical collections of Trinity College, Dublin, is one assembled by the Hon. George Knox, one-time M.P in Dublin and London. Knox's catalogues contain precise details of Irish, European and American specimens and include the physical properties of mineral groups. The catalogues show that the collection was arranged in a similar fashion to that of Werner. [R.A.H.]
Sections:Various topics
Subjects:Biography; Collections; Minerals; Dublin Ireland; Europe; Ireland; Western Europe; Knox, George; Trinity College
Abstract Numbers:06M/4590
Record ID:2007042674
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom
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