James Andrew Neptune Scott Australia

Biography of James Andrew Neptune Scott

James Andrew Neptune Scott graduated MB CM from the University in 1890 and MD in 1893 with the thesis Diagnosis and treatment of echinococeus cysts.

He was born in Ararat, south-west Victoria, in Australia, son of Dr Thomas Scott of Wannambool, and brother of Martha Hunter Scott, MBChB 1903.

Scott went on to practice in Bendigo. He made 22 world trips and acquired a valuable collection of art. The Neptune Scott Court of the Bendigo Art Gallery is named after him.


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  • R3/1/1 (vol 2) Register of dates of birth of graduates 1881-1915


James Andrew Neptune Scott
Born 21 April 1868.
Died 20 October 1944.
GU Degrees: MB CM, 1890; MD, 1893;
University Link: Alumnus, Graduate
Occupation categories: physicians
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Twice medical graduate of the University of Glasgow in 1890 and 1893
Record last updated: 2nd Sep 2013

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Australia Australia, Ararat
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Australia Australia, Bendigo
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