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Reid [née Wynne Edwards], Eleanor Marylocked

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Reid [née Wynne Edwards], Eleanor Mary (1860–1953), palaeobotanist, was born on 13 November 1860 in Denbigh, the daughter of John Copner Wynne Edwards, solicitor, and Maria Gitern. After attending Howells School, Denbigh, she enrolled at Westfield College, London University, in 1886. She took a BSc (third-class honours, experimental physics) in 1891 and then taught science and mathematics for four years at ...

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