Elected: 1962
Discipline: Unspecified at this time
Dr Albert George Long FRSE
Albert Long, palaeobotanist, naturalist and teacher, was born on 28 January 1915 in Inskip, near Preston, Lancashire; he died on 13 March 1999 aged 84. He was the son of the Baptist pastor of Inskip and went to school at Todmorden. When a schoolboy, he was shot in the left foot but, with the aid of a medical boot, he went on to walk more miles than most in his search for fossils.

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