Honorary Fellowship of the Society
In recognition of distinguished contribution to the work of the Society or to the advancement of Geography in Scotland.

2009 Dave Edwards
Regular Speaker, writer and life member
Don Cameron
Balloonist
Fred Pearce
Science journalist, geographer, author and speaker
Jim Bruce
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Education
John Pilkington
Regular speaker and writer
Lewis Gordon Pugh
Environmental campaigner, lawyer and endurance swimmer
Prof Paul Boyle

Rosie Swale-Pope

Sandy Robertson

Simon Taylor
Place name Society of Scotland
Steve Dowers
For his seminal and pioneering contributions in the field of Geographical Information Science
Provost John Hulbert, PKC
Services to the RSGS move to Perth
Barrie Brown
Services to the RSGS move to Perth
Stuart Frame
For services to RSGS over 15 years as Treasurer
Martine Frame
For services to Lord John Murray House office design in RSGS move to Perth
Bruce Gittings
For services to RSGS move to Perth

2010 Professor Trevor Hoey
University of Glasgow
Dr Deborah Long
Scottish Environment Link and Plantlife
Bill Macfadyen
Member and carpenter - built the bookcase in Lord John Murray House
Iain Rankin
Chair of Aberdeen Local Group Committee
Professor Mike Thomas
Lecturer at the University of Stirling
Professor Charles Withers
Professor of Historical Geography at the University of Edinburgh

2009 Dr Gordon Dickinson
University of Glasgow, Member of RSGS Education and Expeditions Committees
Dr Jack Evitt
Former Chair of Stirling Centre
Dr William Gray
Former Chair of Perth Centre
Pen Hadow
Explorer and Vice-President of the Society
Dr James Hansom
Retiring Editor of Scottish Journal of Geography
Professor John Hume OBE
For services to archaeology and the environment
Kenneth Maclean
For services to teaching in Perth
Ronald McLaren
Former Chair of Kirkcaldy Centre
Alison McGuigan
Uddingston Grammar School, for services to geographical education
Cameron McNeish
For services to the natural environment of Scotland
Mike Shand
For services to cartography
Dr Joanne Sharp
Retiring Editor of Scottish Journal of Geography
Professor Alan Werrity
University of Dundee, for services to geography
William Wood
For services to geographical education in Scotland

2008 Professor Paul Ignatieff,
Founding Chairman of the RSGS Dumfries Centre

Val Vannet,
Head of Geography at Dundee High School


2007 Dr Kenneth Cameron,
Depute Librarian, University of Strathclyde
Dr Hugh Cheape,
Depute Curator, National Museums of Scotland
Professor George Gordon, Past Chairman of Council, RSGS
Dame Barbara Kelly DBE, DL, LLD,
Convener, Millennium Forest for Scotland Trust
Hamish MacInnes OBE, BEM,
explorer, mountaineer, writer, designer and film maker

2006 The Earl of Dalkeith. KBE, DL, Past President, RSGS
Ian Condie, RSGS Inverness Centre
John Grant of Rothiemurchus, DL
Professor Kiyonori Kanasaka, Kyoto University
Maureen Thomson

2005 Dr. Tam Dalyell
Kathleen Dalyell
Alan Doherty
Magnus Macfarlane-Barrow
Professor Huw Jones

2004 Dr. K.J.H. Mackay, RSGS Stirling Centre
Mary Cairncross, RSGS Perth Centre
Dr. Margaret Fay Shaw Campbell, Canna
Alistair Robinson, retired teacher trainer
Ian and Janice Dickson, Ian Dickson Travel Service

2003 Ian Fraser, School of Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh
Joy Ingram, Secretary, RSGS Dundee Centre
Mary Margaret Murray, Executive Editor, BBC Craoladh nan Gaidheal
Heather Willimott, former Chair, RSGS Glasgow Centre
Douglas Willis, former Chairman, RSGS Inverness Centre

2002 Dr. I. Ann Glen
Dr. Patricia & Professor Angus Macdonald
Professor Charles McKean
John S. Russell
William Taylor

2001 Professor John Briggs
Professor Roger Crofts CBE, Chief Executive, Scottish National Heritage
Dr. James Hunter CBE
Norman Lyttle
Professor John McManus

2000 Hamish Brown
S. Ian Hogarth
G. Little
Ms. Eileen Mackay CB
Dr. Jeffrey Stone
Viscount Younger of Leckie KT KCVO TD DL

1999 James R. Carson
Professor Ian Cunningham, Chairman, National Trust for Scotland
Professor Allan M. Findlay
Dr. E.A. FitzPatrick
Dr. J. Richard G. Jennings

1998 Erica Caldwell, Past President, SAGT
Professor Brian Duffield, University of the Highlands and Islands
Professor David Ingram
Denis Johnson, former Chairman, RSGS Perth Centre
H.A.G. Lewis
William Taylor, RSGS Glasgow Centre
Professor Ian D. Whyte

1997 Professor Thomas R. Bone, former Deputy-Principal, University of Strathclyde
Alistair B. Cruickshank, former RSGS Director
The Rt. Hon. Earl Jellicoe, Past President, RGS
Dr. C. Peter A. Levein, Scottish Office
Dr. Michael Wood, President, International Cartographic Association
Professor William A. Turmeau, Chairman of SEPA

1996 Dr. Jean Balfour, former Chairman, Countryside Commission for Scotland
Professor Donald Mackay, Chairman, Scottish Enterprise
Professor Derek Lyddon, formerly Chief Planner at the Scottish Office
Dr. Alexander J. Crosbie
Cdr. Angus B. Erskine
Professor Ian B. Thompson

1995 Robert C. Cumming
M. Duddin
Professor J.R. Gray
Norma Joseph
John Mackay
Professor R. Wheater
Dr. D.L. Wilson

1994 Dr. Alexander S. Mather, Aberdeen University
Sir Peter Hutchison
Lesley A. Hunter HMI
Jack Forrest
Professor T. Jefferson Maxwell
Roger Watts, former Chairman of RSGS Council

1993 John C. Bartholomew, Retiring President of RSGS
Ken Collins MEP,
Chairman, European Parliament's Committee on the Environment, Public Health, and Consumer Protection
Jean Forbes BA MC MED DipTP MRTPI,
Director, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, University of Strathclyde
Michael Palin, Actor, traveller, and author
Professor R. Gavin L. McCrone CB LLD FRSE, formerly Chief Economic Adviser at the Scottish Office

1992 Professor Frank Cunningham, Canada
Dr. David Graham-Service, RSGS
Sir Donald MacCallum, Businessman and scientist
Sir Crispin Tickell
Tom Weir, Scottish climber, lecturer, and writer
Margaret Wilkes, National Library of Scotland

1991 Professor Alexander Fenton
Magnus Magnusson KBE, Chairman Designate, Scotish National Heritage
Professor V. Bruce Proudfoot, St. Andrews University
Revd. R.A. Trotter, Chairman, RSGS Dunfermline Centre
David C. Harding OBE, BP Exploration, Europe

1990 HRH The Princess Royal, President, Save the Children
John W. Forrest, RSGS Glasgow Centre
Dr. John Francis, Director (Scotland), Nature Conservancy Council
Dr. Alexander H. Smith, Chairman, RSGS Dundee Centre

1989 Lester Borley, Director, National Trust for Scotland
Duncan I. Cameron, former Chairman of RSGS Council
Roger Chapman MBE MA, Director of Plans, Operation Raleigh

1988 The Viscount of Arbuthnott, former President of the Society
Professor J.B. Caird, University of Dundee
Professor J.T. Coppock, formerly Professor of Geography, University of Edinburgh
Professor Sir Robert Grieve, former Chairman, Highlands and Islands Development Board

Previous Designation

1984 W.R. Ballantyne

1974 Rt. Hon. Lord Balerno
A. Graham Service

1973 R.V. Tooley

1969 A.F. Morse
Miss I.A. Tyrie

1958 General Sir James Handyside Marshall-Cornwall KCB CBE DSO MC FRGS

1949 H.W. Ahlmann
Andre Allix
Henry Baulig
W.E. Boerman
George B. Cressey
Marguerite Lefebre
Niels Nielsen
Carl O. Sauer
Maximilien Sorre
John K. Wright
Renato Biasutti
Johann Sölch

1948 Donald Macdonald

1945 Mrs. John Mathieson
Dr. Gilbert Grosvenor, USA
Prof. R.N. Rudmose Brown, (Sheffield University)
for his valuable contributions to polar research
Alexander Harrison CA, (Edinburgh)
for his strenuous endeavour as a mountaineer

1944 Professor Alan G. Ogilvie, University of Edinburgh

1943 George Walker, Edinburgh

1942 Prof. James Ritchie, Edinburgh
Principal J. Cameron Smail, Edinburgh
Sir Thomas B. Whitson, Edinburgh

1924 Captain Angus Buchanan, Edinburgh

1918 Mrs. Ralph Richardson

1911 Laurence Pullar FRSE
Sir Ernest Shackleton CVO

1910 Marc Aurel Stein PhD

1909 Prof. Dr. Eugene Oberhummer
Prof. Dr. Gustave Hellmann
Prof. Fr. Schrader
Dr. Arthur de Claparede
Prof. Dr. Eugen Warming
Prof. Paul Vidal de la Blache
Prof. Dr. Ed. Brückner
Mrs. A.L. Bruce
Sir David Stewart LLD
I. Julius Weinberg JP
Paul Rottenburg LLD
Robert Gourlay LLD
A. Crosbie Turner
R.W.K. Bain, Advocate
David Wylie

1908 Lieutenant Boyd Alexander

1907 J. Scott Keltie LLD

1906 Colonel J. de Schokalsky

1904 Sir Clements Markham KCB

1902 Hon. A.C. Gregory CMG

1901 C.E. Borchgrevink

1900 Professor Carl Chun
Captain A. Krech
Captain Adrian de Gerlache
Lieut. Georges Lecointe
H.O. Forbes LLD
Revd. Robert Laws MD

1899 Admiral Lord Charles Beresford
Professor A. Penck

1898 Dr. R.W. Felkin MD

1895 John Allen Brown FGS

1894 Sir Charles Tipper Bt GCMG
Sir William Renny Watson

1893 James Jackson, Librarian, Paris Geographical Society
General Lord Roberts VC GCB GCSI GCIE

1892 HSH The Prince of Monaco
Dr. Thomas Muir
A. Silva White
Captain F.D. Lugard CB DSO

1891 Rt. Hon. Lord Lamington BA

1890 Mrs. Isabella L. Bishop
William Bonny
William C. Dunbar CB
Brigr. General A.W. Greely
A.J. Mounteny Jephson
I.M. Macandrew CA
Sir William MacKinnon Bt.
Sir William Macgregor KCMG
Captain R.H. Nelson
Surgeon Dr. Thomas H. Parke AMD
Lieut. W.G. Stairs

1889 Colonel Sir Henry Yule KCII CB
E.G. Ravenstein
Henry O'Neill
1888 Hugh A. Webster FRSE, Librarian, University of Edinburgh
Sir Charles E. Bernard KCSI, late Chief Commissioner of Burma
Revd. Robert Hamilton, Melbourne
Charles N. Bell; Winnipeg
J.P. Thomson