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Alford Image Library

John Duncan, The Alford Weaver and Botanist

A collection of photographs and information on this rather forgotten local character who made a very important contribution to science in his botanical delvings.
John Duncan (b1794 d1881) The Alford Weaver (Scott Skinner composed a tune of the same name), "weel kent" in his time as a kee...
Sketch of John Duncan, Alford Botanist and Weaver This sketch is taken from "The Life of John Duncan Scotch Weaver and Botanist" by William Jolly FRSE...

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