books

Field Hydrogeology. Third edition 2006 published by John Wiley & Sons, Chichester

Field Hydrogeology. Second edition 1998 published by John Wiley & Sons, Chichester

Finding Water - a guide to the construction and maintenance of private water supplies. Second edition 1995 published by John Wiley & Sons, Chichester

Field Hydrogeology. First edition 1988 published by the Open University Press in the Geological Society of London Professional Handbook series

Finding Water - a guide to the construction and maintenance of private water supplies. First edition 1983 published by Pelham Books Ltd, London

edited books

Prospecting and Evaluation of Non-Metallic Rocks and Minerals. Papers given at the Extractive Industry Geology Conference 1983. Edited by Keith Atkinson & Rick Brassington Published by the Institution of Geologists 1983

The Geologist's Directory Second Edition 1982 Institution of Geologists

The Geologist's Directory First Edition 1980 Institution of Geologists

journal papers

Brassington, F.C. & Younger, P. L. (2010) A proposed framework for hydrogeological conceptual modelling. Water and Environment Journal 24 261273pp

Brassington, F.C., Macdonald, R.A., Dixon, J & Whitter, J.P. (2009) The potential use of hydrogen peroxide in water well rehabilitation. Water and Environment Journal 23 6974pp

Brassington F.C. (2007) A proposed conceptual model for the genesis of the Derbyshire thermal waters. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology & Hydrogeology, 40, 35 - 46

Brassington, F.C. & Preene, M. (2004) A horizontal wellpoint as a low impact water source in a dune sands aquifer. Water & Environment Journal, 18, 102-106

Brassington F.C. (2003) A note on aspects of the Harrogate mineral waters. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology & Hydrogeology. 36, 75-83.

Preene, M. and Brassington, F.C. (2003) Potential groundwater impacts from civil engineering works. Water & Environment Journal, 17 pp 59-64

Brassington, F.C. & Preene, M. (2003) The design, construction and testing of a horizontal well-point as a water source in a dune sands aquifer. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology & Hydrogeology, 36, 355-366

Preene, M. and Brassington, F.C. (2001) Environmental regulation of groundwater abstraction for dewatering works. Geotechnical Engineering 149 pp 75-76

Brassington F.C. (1992) Measurements of head variations within observation boreholes and their implications for groundwater monitoring Journal Institution of Water & Environmental Management 6, pp 91-100

Brassington F.C., Lucey P.A. and Peacock A.J. (1992) The use of down-hole focused electric logs to investigate saline groundwaters. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology 25, pp 343-50

Brassington F.C. (1992) Present and future use of groundwater resources. Modern Geology 16, pp 363-374

Brassington F.C. (1990) A review of rising groundwater levels in the United Kingdom. Proc Inst Civ Eng, Part 1,88 Dec, pp 1037-1057

Walsh P.D. and Brassington F.C. (1990) Application of weather forecasts and meteorological products for river management. Weather, Nov 1990, pp 408-413

Howsam P., Brassington F.C. and Lucey P.A. (1989) The examination of encrustations in an unlined borehole using the sidewall sampling technique Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology 22, pp 139-44

Rushton K.R., Kawecki M.W., Brassington F.C. (1988) Groundwater model conditions in Liverpool sandstone aquifer Journal Institution of Water & Environmental Management 2 pp 67-85

Brassington F.C. and Rushton K.R. (1987) A rising water table in central Liverpool Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology 20 pp 151-58

Brassington F.C. and Walthall S. (1985) Field techniques using borehole packers in hydrogeological investigations Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology 18 pp 181-93

Brassington F.C. (1982) Hydrogeological problems caused by Quarrying. Trans Inst Min & Metal Applied Earth Science 91 pp B21-25

Ireland R.J. and Brassington F.C. (1981) An investigation of complex saline groundwater problems in the Permo-Triassic Sandstones of North West England. The Science of the Total Environment 121 pp 261-66

contributions to edited works

Brassington F.C. (2004) Developments since 1974 - bringing the story up to date. In 200 Years of British Hydrogeology, Geological Society of London Special Publication 225

Preene M. and Brassington F.C. (2001) The inter-relationship between civil engineering works and groundwater protection. In Protecting Groundwater Environment Agency, National Groundwater & Contaminated Land Centre Project NC/00/10 Solihull, pp 313-320.

Brassington F. C. (1998) Contributions on Hydrogeology and Water Divining for The Encyclopaedia of Hydrology and Water Resources. Edited by R.W. Hershey and R.W. Fairbridge. Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Gallagher N.J. and Brassington F.C. (1994) Merseyside Groundwater - Regional overview and specific example. Paper 15 in Groundwater Problems in Urban Areas - Proceedings of the International Conference organised by the Institution of Civil Engineers (London 1993).Edited by W.B. Wilkinson Institution of Civil Engineers, London, pp 310-329

Jones G.P. and Brassington F.C. (1992) Data collection storage, retrieval and interpretation. Chapter 7 in Applied Groundwater Hydrology, Downing R.A. and Wilkinson W.B. (Eds) Clarendon Press, pp 96-113

Wilkinson W.B. and Brassington F.C. (1992) Rising groundwater levels - an international problem. Chapter 4 in Applied Groundwater Hydrology, Downing R.A. and Wilkinson W.B. (Eds) Clarendon Press, pp 35-53

Brassington F.C. (1988) Errors in hydraulic conductivity and groundwater level measurements and their significance in groundwater pollution control. In Land Disposal of Hazardous Waste. Gronow JR, Schofield AN & Jain RK (Eds.) pp 49-58

Brassington F.C. (1986) The inter-relationship between changes in groundwater conditions and engineering construction. In Groundwater in Engineering Geology Cripps, J.C., Bell, F.G. & Culshaw, M.G. (eds), Geological Society, pp 47 - 50

Brassington F.C. (1974) Description of aquifers and assessment of groundwater resources in the Severn River Authority Area. In First Periodical Survey of Water Resources and Demands. Severn River Authority.

conference presentations

Brassington F.C. (2004) Developments since 1974 - bringing the story up to date. In 200 Years of British Hydrogeology, Geological Society of London Hydrogeological Group meeting December 2003.

Brassington F.C. (2002) Water resources. Presentation to the Maritime World 2025 - Future Challenges And Opportunities A Greenwich Form Conference. Old Royal Naval College Greenwich, UK

Preene M. and Brassington F.C. (2001) The inter-relationship between civil engineering works and groundwater protection. Poster paper at the International Conference on Protecting Groundwater. Environment Agency, International Convention Centre Birmingham UK

Brassington F.C. (1992) Investing in excellence to produce the ultimate landfill. Presentation to the 94th Annual Conference. Institute of Wastes Management

Brassington F.C. (1992) Groundwater sampling and monitoring. Presentation to the Conference on Groundwater Quality, Cafe Royale, London

Brassington F.C. (1990) Recent water supply experiences of climatic extremes in England and Wales. Presentation to 10th Annual Seminar. International Association of Hydrogeologists, Irish Group, Dublin, Ireland.

Brassington F.C. (1980) Controlled and uncontrolled groundwater development. Paper presented to British Assoc Advancement of Science: Salford.

Brassington F.C. (1978) Upper Carboniferous Sandstone Aquifers. Geological Society Meeting, London Abstract QJEG 12 p59.

other articles

Brassington, F.C. & Preene M. (2002) A new type of water source for Southport and Ainsdale. Greenkeeper International, September 2002, pp 18 - 22

Brassington F.C. (2002) A brief history of the Institution of Geologists. Geological Society Web Page.

Brassington F.C. (1991) Construction causes hidden chaos. Geoscientist 14, pp 8-11


 

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