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Lapworth, Charleslocked

  • Beryl Ambrose-Hamilton


Lapworth, Charles (1842–1920), geologist, was born on 20 September 1842, in Faringdon, Berkshire, the second son of a shopkeeper, James Lapworth (1813–1889), and his wife, Martha Butler (1815×19–1890). The family soon moved to a farm near Buckland in the Vale of the White Horse...

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Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
University of Birmingham, Lapworth Museum of Geology
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London