Page, David [B]

Education

Student United College 1828-1829 Gk. Jun.; Lat. Jun. 1829-1830 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Log.; Math. 1 1830-1831 Gk. Prov.; Lat. Prov.; Math. 2 1831-1832 Lat. Prov.; Ethics; Math. 3 1832-1833 Gk. Prov.; Physics 1833-1834 Chem. Part bursary, 1829.

LL.D. 9.2.1867.

Birth/childhood

Born 24.7.1814 son of [ ] Page, mason, Lochgelly and [ ].

Career

Editor Fife Herald June 1839 - December 1840. Editor and part proprietor of Fifeshire Journal 1841 - April 1843. Science editor to W & R. Chambers 1843-1871. Professor of Geology, University College, Newcastle 1871 - 9.3.1879 (died). [University professor]

Published many works on geology.

Death

[Died 9.3.1879.]

Sources

  • UYUC400:24.1.1829
  • St Andrews Citizen 15.3.1879
  • DNB
  • Conolly