Keene, William (1798-1872)

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Keene, William
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William Keene (1798-1872), geologist, was born in Bath, England, the sixth son of Thomas Keene, owner of the Bath Journal, and his wife Ann, née Buck. In 1821 he began to study medicine in London but...

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William Keene arrived in Sydney in 1852 and was examiner of coalfields from 1854. From 1863 he was stationed in the Hunter valley with the additional duties of keeper of mining records.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Keene, William
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Keene, William (1798-1872), geologist
    Branagan, D. F.; Vallance, T. G.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1974
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 5, 5-6

Resources by William Keene (9)

  1. New South Wales coal-fields / by Wm. Keene
    Keene, William
    [ Book : 1870-1871 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
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    New South Wales coal-fields / by Wm. Keene
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  2. On the coal-measures of New South Wales with spirifer, glossopteris and lepidodendron / by William Keene
    Keene, William
    [ Book : 1864 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.088)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.088)

  3. [Collection of newspaper cuttings, clippings relating to petroleum coal seams and coal fields in New South Wales / compiled by William Keene]
    Keene, William
    [ Book : 1865-1867 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  4. Maize : its culture and uses as a green and a corn crop; with the reasons why attempts to cultivate it in England have hitherto failed : Notice of a new quick-growing early sort, suited to the climate of England, called forty-day maize; with instruct...
    Keene, William
    [ Book : 1850 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.982)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.982)

  5. Addresses to the Hunter River Vineyard Association at their annual meetings in 1865 and 1866 / by William Keene
    Keene, William
    [ Book : 1867 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3.647)

  6. Tax nightmare on dream street. (responses to Bill Clinton's tax proposal) (Letter to the Editor)
    Marquardt, James; Keene, William; Berger, Norman, W
    The Wall Street Journal Western Edition
    [ Article : 1993 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.98)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.98)

  7. Tax nightmare on dream street. (responses to Bill Clinton's tax proposal) (Letter to the Editor)
    Marquardt, James; Keene, William; Berger, Norman, W
    The Wall Street Journal Western Edition
    [ Article : 1993 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.778)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.778)

  8. Taenia solium tapeworm infection, Oregon, 2006-2009.(RESEARCH)(Report)
    O'Neal, Seth; Noh, John; Wilkins, Patricia; Keene, William; Lambert, William; Annderson, James; Luman, Jenifer Compton; Townes, John
    Emerging Infectious Diseases
    [ Article : 2011 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.373)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.373)

  9. Taenia solium tapeworm infection, Oregon, 2006-2009.(RESEARCH)(Report)
    O'Neal, Seth; Noh, John; Wilkins, Patricia; Keene, William; Lambert, William; Annderson, James; Luman, Jenifer Compton; Townes, John
    Emerging Infectious Diseases
    [ Article : 2011 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.214)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.214)

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  1. Website: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
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  2. Website: Using Lives: Essays in Australian Biography and History
    adb.anu.edu.au
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  3. Website: Monument Australia
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    • William Keene | Monument Australia - 23/11/2013 and on 23/5/2015
    • ... by subscription commemorates William Keene (1798-1872), geologist. In 1852 Keene and family arrived in Sydney and in 1853 he......monumentaustralia.org.au/themes/people/science/display/96384-william-keene.html...
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  1. William Keene, geologist, ca. 1865-...
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    William Keene, geologist, ca. 1865-1872 / photographer J. T. Gorus
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    Grave of William and Sarah Keene, Raymond Terrace
  4. There are no split opinions about D...
    Labrecque, Ron
    People Weekly
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  5. William Keene's cottage in Adelaide...
    Sullivan, Jack
    [ Photograph : 1979 ]
    William Keene's cottage in Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace
  6. Measurement technique for inorganic...
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    Environmental Science & Technology
    [ Poster, chart, other, Article : 1993 ]
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    ... Dobell, William ... 'Ronald Keene’. Mick Stone also attributes The Judy O’Neil Comic (c.1947) to Kilgour, but this ...
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    ... William Adams Brodribb (1809-1886), pastoralist and politician, was born on 27 May 1809 in London ...
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    SANDRY William, Mary, Johannah
    Created by keithburge, 126 items.

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  1. The histories / Herodotus ; translated by Aubrey De Sélincourt ; revised with introduction and notes by John Marincola
    Herodotus
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    The histories / Herodotus ; translated by Aubrey De Sélincourt ; revised with introduction and notes by John Marincola
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  2. No better death : the great war diaries and letters of William G. Malone / edited by John Crawford with Peter Cooke
    Malone, W. G. (William George), 1859-1915
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    No better death : the great war diaries and letters of William G. Malone / edited by John Crawford with Peter Cooke
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  3. The Iliad of Homer : translated by Alexander Pope
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    The Iliad of Homer : translated by Alexander Pope
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  1. Macbeth / William Shakespeare
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
    [ Book, Audio book, Microform : 1597-2015 ]
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  2. Hamlet / William Shakespeare
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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    Hamlet / William Shakespeare
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  2. Letter to Robert G. Sproul from William B. Keene, March 18, 1949
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  1. MR. ARTHUR WILLIAM KEENE
    The Longreach Leader (Qld. : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 12 August 1933 p 15 Article
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  2. Obituary. MR. WILLIAM KEENE.
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    ... Obituary. MR. WILLIAM KEENE. It is with deep regret that we have to record _the death of one of our ... respected townsmen in the person of Mr. Wm. Keene. The sad event took place on Wednesday last, from the dire ... 242 words
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  3. DEMISE OF MR. WILLIAM KEENE.
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    ... DEMISE OF MR. WILLIAM KEENE.   Our readers, we feel sure, will unite with   us in the ... . William Keene, Go-   vernment geologist and inspector of coal   mines, ad a ripe old age, having ... 1154 words
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  1. ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the will of William Keene, late of Newcastle and Raymond Terrace, in the Colony of New South Wales, Government Examiner of Coal Fields, deceased.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 16 February 1872 [Issue No.47] p 436

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    ... In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the will of William Keene ... hereof, application will be made to this Honorable Court, by William Thomas Keene, of Collaroy, in the ... 134 words
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  2. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the will of William Thomas Keene, late of Raymond Terrace, in the State of New South Wales, gentleman, deceased.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 21 January 1927 [Issue No.8] p 463

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    ... Tn the Supreme Court of New South Wales. PROBATE JURISDICTION. fn the will of William Thomas Keene ... estate of WiMiam Thomas Keene, the ahovenamed deceased, who died on or about the 8th day of October, 3926 ... 271 words
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  3. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the will of Madeline Florence Keene, late of Paddington, in the State of New South Wales, widow, deceased.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 22 June 1934 [Issue No.113] p 2361

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... Keene, late of Pad dington, in tlie State of New South Wales, widow/ deceased. PURSUANT to the Wills ... persons having any claims or demands against or upon the estate of the abovenamed Madeline Florence Keene ... 283 words
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