Arnot, Neil ♂
Born 15.5.1788 son of Alexander Arnot, Arbroath and Ann Maclean.
M.R.C.S.Eng. 1813. L.R.C.P.L. 1817. M.D. Aberdeen 1814.
Gave money to all four Scottish Universities to promote natural philosophy. £1000 to St Andrews founded the Arnot prizes and a further £1000 from his widow created the Arnot Fund. [Benefactor]
Died London 2.3.1874.
- F. Boase, Modern English Biography...1851-1900. 6v. (Truro, 1892-1921)
- Edin. Med. Jnl 19(2) 1874 p958-9