::Roderick Murchison


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{{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use dmy dates |date=__DATE__ |$B= }} {{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Use British English |date=__DATE__ |$B= }} {{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Baronet KCB DCL FRS FRSE FLS PRGS PBA MRIA (22 February 1792<ref>{{#invoke:Citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=journal }}</ref> – 22 October 1871) was a Scottish geologist who first described and investigated the Silurian system.

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