Roderick Murchison

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Sir Roderick Murchison, Bt
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Sir Roderick Murchison
Born 22 Februar 1792(1792-02-22)
Tarradale Hoose, Muir o Ord, Ross-shire,
Died 22 October 1871(1871-10-22) (aged 79)
Naitionality Scots
Kent for Silurian Seestem
Devonian Seestem[1]
Hauf-marrae(s) Charlotte Hugonin
Awairds Copley Medal (1849)
Makdougall Brisbane Prize (1859)
Wollaston Medal (1864)
Foonder's Medal (1871)
Scientific career
Fields Geology
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Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Baronet KCB DCL FRS FRSE FLS PRGS PBA MRIA (22 Februar 1792[2] – 22 October 1871) wis a Scots geologist wha first descrived an investigatit the Silurian seestem.

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