Timeline

Scientists and Composers

1700
1700

Elizabeth Blackwell

Botanical illustrator

1742
1742

Anne Hunter

Composer and Poet

1750
1750
1750
1780
1780

Mary Somerville

Mathematician and Physicist

1788
1788
1808
1808

Mary Lyell

Conchologist and Geologist

1808

Mary Lyell

Geologist

1815
1815

Ada Lovelace

Mathematician and Computer Pioneer

1854
1854

Hertha Ayrton

Physicist

1856
1856

Helen Hopekirk

Composer and Pianist

1857
1857
1864
1864
1866
1866

Beatrix Potter

Mycologist

1870
1870
1878
1878

Leonora Rintoul

Ornithologist

1879
1879

Agnes Arber

Botanist

1879

Evelyn Baxter

Ornithologist

1880
1880

Helen Ogilvie

Marine Biologist

1880

Marie Stopes

Palaeobotanist

1882
1882

Laura Florence

Entomologist

1883
1883
1883

Muriel Robertson

Protozoologist and Bacteriologist

1887
1887

Adeline H Campbell

Physician and Surgeon

1889
1889

Agnes Borthwick

Munitions Works Manager

1891
1891
1894
1894

Victoria Drummond

Marine engineer

1896
1896
1896
1899
1899
1901
1901

Isobel Dunlop

Composer and Violinist

1901
1902
1902

Marie Dare

Composer and Cellist

1902

Marion Gray

Mathematician

1903
1903

Marion Ross

Physicist

1908
1908

Miriam Rothschild

Entomologist and Conservationist

1910
1910

Shena Fraser

Composer, Pianist and Violinist

1915
1915
1920
1920

Rosalind Franklin

X-Ray Crystallographer

1922
1922

Barbara Clayton

Chemical Pathologist