Maitland, A. Gibb, (Andrew Gibb)

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Maitland, Andrew Gibb
Maitland, Andrew Gibb (1864-1951)
Field of activity
geologist; Geologist
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Andrew Gibb Maitland (1864-1951), geologist, was born on 30 November 1864 at Birkby, near Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, son of George Maitland, bookkeeper, and his wife Margaret, née Gibb, both of...

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Andrew Gibb Maitland was a geologist and authority on underground water in Western Australia (WA) for around thirty years. Prior to this he worked on the 1888 Geological Survey of Queensland. As Western Australia's Government Geologist, Maitland established the Geological Survey of Western Australia, located water bores between Geraldton and North West Cape, surveyed and mapped the Pilbara region and parts of the Kimberley. All in all, almost half the State had been geographically mapped during his reign. Gibb River and Maitland Range in the Kimberley were named after him, as are several species of invertebrate fossils. Maitland also received numerous other honours and awards including the Mueller Medal from ANZAAS (Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science).

  • Career position - Second Assistant Geologist to the Geological Survey of Queensland
  • Career position - Geological examination of British New Guinea
  • Career position - Government Geologist in Western Australia
  • Career position - published
  • Career position - Geologist on the Drake-Brockman expedition to the Kimberley
  • Career position - Surveying and mapping the Pilbra area
  • Career position - Honorary member of the Royal Society of New South Wales
  • Career position - President of the Mueller Botanic Society of Western Australia/The Royal Society of Western Australia
  • Award - ANZAAS Mueller Medal received (Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science)
  • Career position - President of the Mueller Botanic Society of Western Australia/The Royal Society of Western Australia
  • Life event - Retired
  • Award - Clarke Memorial Medal received from the Royal Society of New South Wales
  • Award - Kelvin Memorial Medal received from the Mueller Botanic Society of Western Australia/The Royal Society of Western Australia

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  1. The gold deposits of Western Australia / by A. Gibb Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Book : 1919-1984 ]
    At 25 libraries
    The gold deposits of Western Australia / by A. Gibb Maitland
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.203)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.203)

  2. No. 1 geological sketch map to accompany Report on geological observations in British New Guinea by A. Gibb Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Map : 1892 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.904)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.904)

  3. No. 2 geological sketch map to accompany Report on geological observations in British New Guinea by A. Gibb Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Map : 1892 ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.73)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.73)

  4. Annual progress report of the Geological Survey for the year 1889 / A. Gibb Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Periodical : 1890 ]
    At EHP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.662)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.662)

  5. Science in Western Australia : a handbook and a review for the use of members of the association / Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science ; [edited by A. Gibb Maitland]
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Book : 1926 ]
    At 12 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.464)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.464)

  6. Geology of the Cooktown District / A.G. Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Periodical : 1891 ]
    At EHP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.173)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.173)

  7. Physical geology of Magnetic Island / A.G. Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Periodical : 1892 ]
    At EHP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.173)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.173)

  8. Geological observations in British New Guinea in 1891 / A.G. Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Periodical : 1892 ]
    At EHP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.146)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.146)

  9. Geological features and mineral resources of the Mackay district / A.G. Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Periodical : 1889 ]
    At EHP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.146)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.146)

  10. Geology and mineral resources of the Upper Burdekin / A.G. Maitland
    Maitland, A. Gibb (Andrew Gibb)
    [ Periodical : 1891 ]
    At EHP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.145)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7.145)

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  1. The Bee Gees : tales of the brothers Gibb / Melinda Bilyeu, Hector Cook & Andrew Môn Hughes ; with assistance from Joseph Brennan and Mark Crohan
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    The Bee Gees : tales of the brothers Gibb / Melinda Bilyeu, Hector Cook & Andrew Môn Hughes ; with assistance from Joseph Brennan and Mark Crohan
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    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.685)

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  3. Papers of Daisy Bates
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