Judd, John W. (John Wesley), 1840-1916

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Dates:
Birth 1840-02-18
Death 1916-03-03

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Epithet: geologist

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Born Portsmouth, 1840; educated Camberwell, Royal School of Mines; Geological Survey of England and Wales, 1867-1870; Inspector of Schools, 1871; President of the Geological Society, 1887-1888; Professor of Geology, 1876-1905; CB, 1895; Dean of the Royal College of Science, 1895-1905; Emeritus Professor of Geology, Imperial College, 1913; died, 1916.

Publications: The Geology of Rutland, and the parts of Lincoln, Leicester, Northampton, Huntingdon and Cambridge [1875]; Volcanoes, what they are, and what they teach (1881); On the structure and distribution of Coral Reefs ... By C Darwin. With ... a critical introduction to each work by Prof J W J (1890); The Student's Lyell. A manual of elementary geology by Sir Charles Lyell. Edited by J W Judd ( J Murray, London, 1896); The Coming of Evolution. The story of a great revolution in science (1910).

From the guide to the JUDD, Professor John Wesley (1840-1916), 1879-1914, (Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine)

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  • Geologists
  • Research work
  • Photographs
  • Volcanology
  • fieldwork
  • Volcanoes

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