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Thomas Francis Jamieson


Scottish agriculturalist and geologist. Factor on the Ellon estate, Aberdeenshire, for many years; later took the farm of Mains, Waterton. Appointed Fordyce Lecturer on agricultural research, University of Aberdeen, 1862. Carried out notable researches on Scottish Quaternary geology and geomorphology. Became a fellow of the Geological Society of London in 1862.