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Coleman, William Higgins (1812 – 63)

William H Coleman was born in 1812, son of John and Constantia Coleman.  He was baptised in Finsbury, London.   He was educated as at St John’s College, Cambridge, graduating in 1836, and awarded an M.A in 1838.  He was … Continue reading

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Lloyd, Charlotte (1841 – 1913)

Charlotte Lloyd collected plants around Selattyn, Shrawardine and Shrewsbury between 1861 and 1879. A catalogue of her herbarium (of some 241 sheets) was made by W.P. Hamilton in 1900 and this was incorporated into his unpublished ‘Flora of Shropshire‘ (c. 1909). … Continue reading

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