Scholar, schoolteacher, and naturalist. Educated at Shrewsbury School with CD, 1818–22; BA Cambridge (St John’s College), 1826. Assistant master, Shrewsbury, 1826–7. Headmaster of the junior department at Bristol College, then classics principal at Liverpool High School, before settling in Chester. A founding member of the Chester Natural Science Society. Member of the Plymouth Brethren.
Eagle (St John’s College, Cambridge) 15 (1888): 169–72
Modern English biography