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Thomas McKenny Hughes

1832–1917

Geologist, speleologist, and archaeologist. BA, Cambridge (Trinity College), 1857. Worked for the geological survey, 1861–73. Suceeded Adam Sedgwick as Woodwardian Professor of geology at Cambridge in 1873. Responsible for the planning and building of the Sedgwick Museum of Geology. FRS 1889.

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