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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

Francis Masson (1741 - 1805)

Picture of the Palque

Location : Cruickshank Botanical gardens, Old Aberdeen

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About Francis Masson : Botanist and Explorer. Born in Old Aberdeen he obtained an appointment at Kew Gardens and travelled the world collecting botanical specimens. He published Stapelliae Novae in 1796 and died in Montreal.