David J. Brown

fl. 1860s–1870s

Scottish baker and geologist. Trade premises at 55 Clerk Street and 161 High Street, Edinburgh, and, later, 44 Leven Street. Author of several papers on the Silurian and glacial geology of southern Scotland. Fellow of the Edinburgh Geological Society, 1863–74; member of council, 1874.

Sources: List of the Edinburgh Geological Society. Post Office Edinburgh directory 1863–77 Royal Society catalogue of scientific papers (See the bibliography for full references to sources)