Joseph Nolan


1841 Born March 20th in Queen’s County, Ireland. Attended Jukes’s lectures in the Museum of Irish Industry (now Royal College of Science), Dublin.
1867 Through Jukes appointed Assistant Geologist on Geological Survey. Surveyed many important districts in Ireland, including Southern Mayo; Carlingford; Slieve Gullion; North Tyrone; Derry; parts of Donegal.
Member of Royal Irish Academy.
Wrote “History and Antiquities of Glendalough”.
1883 Geologist.
1890 Appointed Senior Geologist in charge of Irish office.
1902 Died April 20th.

Biographies and Obituaries

1902 Obituary - Joseph Nolan. Born 1841, died 20th April 1902. Geologists Magazine. New Series. v. 9 p.288. 1902