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1:100,000 Bedrock Geology for Ireland
Entry ID: Bedrock_GSI

Abstract: This data set contains vector data with explicit topology of Irish
bedrock geology holding separate vector coverages corresponding to
stratigraphy, igneous, lithology, dolotomisation, thermal
metamorphism, dynamic metamorphism, digenetic metamorphism, linework,
symbols, minerals, control points.

The coverage of Ireland is approximately 50%. This includes North
vvvDonegal, North Cavan, Leitrim and Sligo, the South East as well as
Cork, Kerry and Tipperary.

For data access, please contact the data center.

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Caption:  1:100,000 Bedrock Geology
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 55.34   S: 51.13   E: -3.13   W: -10.52

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Geological Survey of Ireland
Dataset Title: 1:100,000 Bedrock Geology
Dataset Release Place: Ireland
Dataset Publisher: Geological Survey of Ireland
Data Presentation Form: Vector Map
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Quality Originated from AutoCAD digitizing and GSI archive material dating
from 1900 to present. Scale of source data was 1:126,720 (1 inch)
rectified to 1:100,000 and 1:25,000. 1:126,720 from paper, reduced to
1:100,000, rasterised, rectified into a seamless til
Use Constraints Supplied under license only. Licenses are subject to renewal upon
expiry. Academic acknowledgment required where used.
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Data Center
Geological Survey of Ireland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +353-1-6707444
Fax: +353-1-6681782
Email: donovana at
Contact Address:
Geological Survey of Ireland
Beggars Bush, Haddington Road
City: Dublin 4
Country: Ireland
Distribution Media: 3.5" Floppy, 8mm Exabyte, ΒΌ" Cartridge Q150, CD-ROM, Optical Disk
Distribution Format: ARC/INFO coverage
Fees: Price by enquiry only to Dr. John Morris
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-02-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23