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William Allport Leighton


William Allport Leighton (17 May 1805–28 February 1889) was an English Church of England clergyman and botanist. Contents. [hide]. 1 Life; 2 Works; 3 Family ...

Darwin Country - Leighton, Rev. William Allport 1805-1889


Jul 16, 2003 ... The Revd William Allport Leighton was the author of the first Flora for Shropshire (1841), and regarded by his contemporaries as 'the best ...

Details - The lichen-flora of Great Britain, Ireland, and the Channel ...


By. Leighton, William Allport, 1805-1889 http://www.biodiversitylibrary/creator/ 22074 1805 1889. Genre. Book. Publication info. Shrewsbury [Eng.]1879. 1879 ...

Botany | Great North Museum: Hancock


There is also a small collection of North East specimens collected by William ... William Allport Leighton is a celebrated botanist who worked with a variety of ...

Exhibition Captions - Cambridge University Library


William Yarrell (1784–1856) wrote standard works on British birds and fishes and .... William Allport Leighton, who later edited the Transactions of the Shropshire ...

A List of Contributors to the Bromfield Herbarium | Hampshire ...


Rev W. A. Leighton died at Luciefield, Shrewsbury on 25 February1889. There are specimens in the Bromfield Herbarium collected Rev William Allport Leighton  ...

Charles Darwin Biography - Early School Years - Macroevolution.net


I told another little boy (I believe it was [William Allport] Leighton, who afterwards became a well-known lichenologist and botanist), that I could produce variously ...

Frederick Townsend - Wiki - HerbariaUnited


He became acquainted with Charles Cardale Babington, and William Williamson ... William Andrew Shoolbred · William Allport Leighton · John Thomas Irvine ...

Lapsana communis specimen (HerbariaUnited)


Dec 17, 2009 ... Lapsana communis herbarium specimen from Shrewsbury, VC40 Shropshire in 1838 by Rev. William Allport Leighton.

Charles Darwin's Cambridge Life 1828-1831 - Darwin Online


Darwin's second cousin, William Darwin Fox (1813-1881), later a clergyman naturalist, ..... William Allport Leighton, an old Shrewsbury school friend, recalled: “I.

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Peter D. A. Boyd's article on the history of Shrewsbury Museums


Mar 15, 2010 ... 1 Fossil Stem from Nobold, Shropshire from William Allport Leighton. The museum was first sited on Dogpole, Shrewsbury in a building that, ...

The lichen-flora of Great Britain, Ireland and the Channel Islands ...


texts. The lichen-flora of Great Britain, Ireland and the Channel Islands. by William Allport Leighton. Published 1879. Identifier lichenfloragrea00leiggoog

William Houghton - Shropshire Fungus Group


William Houghton, Classical Scholar/Naturalist/Mycologist ... were the Reverend William Allport Leighton (18051889) and William Phillips (1822-. 1905).