Elected: 1989
Discipline: Unspecified at this time
Dr John Lorne Campbell OBE FRSE
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John Lorne Campbell was born on 1 October, 1906, in Argyllshire, the eldest son of Col. Duncan Campbell ‎of Inverneill, and died in Fiesole, Italy, on 25 April 1996. He was educated at Cargilfield School (1916-20), ‎and Rugby (1920-25), where he won respect as a Classical scholar. After spending the year 1925-6 in ‎Europe he went up to St John’s College, Oxford, where he studied Natural Science and Agriculture (1926-‎‎29), taking his BA in 1929 (MA 1933). During 1929-30 he took a diploma course in Rural Economy, and ‎also gained practical experience as a farming pupil of Richard Tanner at Kingston Bagpuize. ‎