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Geospatial Data Catalogue: British Geological Survey (BGS)

Working with the Geospatial Commission, the Geo6 organisations have produced a simplified common data catalogue providing core information on the geospatial datasets that they hold and manage. ...

Digital images of petrology rock thin sections

Digital images of petrology rock thin sections from samples that are referenced in the BGS Petrological Collection Database (Britrocks). Two reference images are being captured for each thin...

NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories (NIGL) laboratory records (hardcopy)

The NIGL (NERC Isotope Geosciences Laboratories) laboratory records comprise paper output from mass spectrometers, which is retained for 5 years from the date of analysis, and mass spectrometer...

Digital geochronological index

A digital geochronological index to act as a domain constraint for geochronology columns in corporate data tables. It decodes geochronology codes, models pseudo parent-child relationships between...

Plans of abandoned mines (coal & oil shale) for Scotland held on microfilm

The collection includes colour microfilm aperture card copies of 7,170 plans of mine workings for coal and oil shale dating from 1872 onwards deposited on abandonment of a mine in compliance with...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 625k (DiGMapGB-625) Bedrock version 5

Data identifying landscape areas (shown as polygons) attributed with geological names and rock type descriptions. The scale of the data is 1:625 000 scale providing a simplified interpretation of...

Land Survey Archives (LSA): Scotland & Northern England.

The Land Survey Archives consists of records of the Geological Survey in Scotland for permanent retention dating from 1860s onwards. The collection comprises geologists' field notebooks,...

UK Geomagnetic Observatory K-Indices.

The K-index scale summarises geomagnetic activity at an observatory by assigning a code, an integer in the range 0 to 9 (0 being the least active field and 9 the most active field) to each 3-hour...

TellusSW airborne geophysical data (OGC WxS INSPIRE)

The TellusSW project acquired airborne geophysical data for the counties of Cornwall and parts of Devon and Somerset during the second half of 2013. The maps of the geophysical data and their...

National Bedrock Fence Diagram of Great Britain (GB3D_v2014)

In 2011 the British Geological Survey (BGS) decided to begin the assembly of a National Geological Model (NGM) from its existing and on-going geological framework models , comprising integrated...

Macrofossils Illustrated In Quarterly Journal Of The Geological Society.

5 volumes of macrofossils illustrated in the Quaterly Journal Of The Geological Society are given identifications and locality details together with the bibliographic reference. A few are foreign,...

UK Geomagnetic Observatory Hourly Mean Values.

Digital hourly mean values of the Geomagnetic field elements from Lerwick, Eskdalemuir, Abinger and Hartland Observatories. Eskdalemuir data are available from 1911, Lerwick from 1926, Hartland...

Scanned images of the BGS borehole records collection.

Scanned images of the records of all onshore Great Britain (or near shore) boreholes, trial pits, shafts and wells held in the BGS archives in either paper, microfilm or digital format. The records...

Marine Samples and Cores

This is the collection of cores and samples held by BGS for the sea areas around the UK. It includes material collected by BGS during its mapping projects and material donated to BGS by other...

Marine SeaBed Sediment Map - UK Waters - 250k (DigSBS250)

The purpose of this digital dataset is to provide accurate mapping of the distribution of sea-bed sediment types. Sea-bed sediments can only be mapped offshore, where the most recent deposits...

BGS GeoIndex - Civil Engineering data theme (OGC WxS INSPIRE)

Data from the British Geological Survey's GeoIndex Civil Engineering theme are made available for viewing here. GeoIndex is a website that allows users to search for information about BGS data...

BGS GeoIndex - Offshore (cultural data) data theme (OGC WxS INSPIRE)

Data from the British Geological Survey's GeoIndex Offshore (cultural data) theme are made available for viewing here. GeoIndex is a website that allows users to search for information about BGS...

Nirex Rock Cores And Core Samples From Deep Boreholes.

During the period from 1989 to 1997, Nirex undertook extensive geological investigations at sites near Sellafield, in Cumbria, and Dounreay, in Caithness, to examine whether or not they were...

Nirex Digital Geoscience Database (NDGD)

The Nirex Digital Geoscience Database (NDGD) holds extensive sets of data describing geoscientific, geographical, hydrogeological and logistical aspects of the Sellafield area in western Cumbria...

Digital Geological Map Data of Great Britain - 50k (DiGMapGB-50) Superficial version 7

Data identifying landscape areas (shown as polygons) attributed with geological names and rock type descriptions. The scale of the data is 1:50 000 scale. Onshore coverage is provided for all of...