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 2021
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