Went to Edinburgh University.

Read two papers before the Plinian Society of Edinburgh "at the close of 1826 or early in 1827."

1827. Entered at Christ's College, Cambridge.

1828. Began residence at Cambridge. 1831.


Passed his examination for B.A., and kept the two following terms. August:

Geological tour with Sedgwick. September 11th:

Went to Plymouth to see the "Beagle." October 2nd:

"Took leave of my home." December 27th:

"Sailed from England on our circumnavigation."

Was this article helpful?

0 0

Post a comment