Lyell Medal

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The Lyell Medal is a prestigious annual scientific medal given by the Geological Society of London, equal in status to the Murchison Medal, awarded on the basis of research to an Earth Scientist of exceptional quality. It is named after Charles Lyell.

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19th century[edit]

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21st century[edit]


  1. ^ Mary R. S. Creese, ‘Reid , Eleanor Mary (1860–1953)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2011 accessed 6 October 2015
  2. ^ The Geological Society website list of winners, Retrieved 6 October 2015

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