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Lund, John Walter Guerrierlocked

CBE 1975; DSc, PhD; FRS 1963; FSB, FCIWEM

Born 27 Nov. 1912; s of George E. Lund and Kate Lund (née Hardwick); m 1949, Hilda M. Canter; one s one d; died 21 March 2015

Botanist, at Windermere Laboratory of Freshwater Biological Association, 1945–78; Deputy Chief Scientific Officer

Education

Sedbergh Sch.; Univ. of Manchester; London Univ. (PhD 1939; DSc 1951)

Career

Demonstrator in Botany, Univ. of Manchester, also Queen Mary Coll. and Chelsea Polytechnic, Univ. of London, 1935–38; Temp. Lectr in Botany, Univ. of Sheffield, 1936; Staff Biologist, W Midland Forensic Science Laboratory, Birmingham, 1938–45. Hon. DSc Buckingham, 1988

Publications

(ed with Elizabeth Howarth) Lake Sediments and Environmental History: studies in palaeolimnology and palaeoecology in honour of Winifred Tutin, 1984; (with Hilda Canter-Lund) Freshwater Algae: their microscopic world explored, 1995; papers and articles in scientific jls, symposium vols, etc

Recreations

Gardening, Russian

Address

Ellerbeck, Ellerigg Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9EU

(015394) 32369