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Herbertson, Andrew John (1865–1915), geographer

Elizabeth Baigent

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Herbertson, Andrew John (1865–1915), geographer, was born on 11 October 1865 at Church Bank, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, the eldest of four children of Andrew Hunter Herbertson, a prosperous building contractor, and Janet Matthewson. He attended Galashiels Academy (1872–9) and the Edinburgh Institution, later Melville College...

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Subjects: Education ; Earth Sciences and Geography

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