Local Botanists & Mycologists



The district – especially the Upper Calder Valley – has produced a remarkable number of botanists and mycologists. These include:

James Bolton

Joseph Capstack
William Cash
Charles Crossland
William Bunting Crump

Samuel Fielding

Samuel Gibson
James Greenwood

Edmund Holt
Richard Hoyle

David Mallinson
Elijah Marshall
Charles Edward Moss

James Needham
John Nowell

Edward Pohlmann

Dr Richard Richardson

Henry Thomas Soppitt
Abraham Stansfield
John Stead

Roy Watling 

Note that, in the 19th century, a botanist may also have been a herbalist




© Malcolm Bull 2018
Revised 20:36 /28th December 2018 / mmb2806 / 5443

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