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Famous Geologists from England

List of notable or famous geologists from England, with bios and photos, including the top geologists born in England and even some popular geologists who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English geologists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These geologists are sorted alphabetically, and information about each well-known geologist from England is included when available.

This list is made up of people like William Smith and Frederick Wollaston Hutton.

This historic geologists from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English geologists of note?" and "Who are the most famous geologists from England?" These prominent geologists of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English geologists.

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  1. 1

    Born: 1841
    Age: Died at 63 (1841-1904)
    Birthplace: Camberwell, London, United Kingdom
    Profession: Scientist, Geologist
    Died: 1904
    Clement le Neve Foster : see more

  2. 2

    Edward Daniel Clarke

    Born: 1769
    Age: Died at 53 (1769-1822)
    Birthplace: Willingdon and Jevington, United Kingdom
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: Jesus College, Cambridge
    Died: 1822
    Place Of Death: London, United Kingdom
    Edward Daniel Clarke : see more

  3. 3

    Born: 1836
    Age: Died at 69 (1836-1905)
    Birthplace: Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, King's College London
    Died: 1905
    Frederick Wollaston Hutton : see more

  4. 4

    Born: 1778
    Age: Died at 77 (1778-1855)
    Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: University of Göttingen, Pembroke College, Oxford, Pembroke College, Cambridge
    Died: 1855
    Place Of Death: Naples, Italy
    George Bellas Greenough : see more

  5. 5

    Born: 1797
    Age: Died at 79 (1797-1876)
    Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: St John's College, Cambridge, Harrow School
    Died: 1876
    Place Of Death: Cobham, United Kingdom
    George Julius Poulett Scrope : see more

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