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Ganly, Patrick (1809–1899), geologist

Jean B. Archer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Ganly, Patrick (1809–1899), geologist, was born in the Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, on 15 October 1809, the son of Patrick Ganly (c.1783–1865), a bricklayer, and his wife, Ann (c.1779–1855). A Roman Catholic, he probably went to Eugene Finnerty's school in ...

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Subjects: Geology and the Lithosphere

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