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Past Wardens - Professor Sydney George Davis





Following Dr. Mellor’s tenure, the Wardenship was taken up by Professor Sydney George Davis (1956-1967), a renowned geologist. His work led to the publication of over a dozen seminal textbooks in the field of geology, most notably “Economic Geology of Hong Kong, “Land Use Problems in Hong Kong” and “Hong Kong in its Geographical Setting”. He was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).


Professor Sydney George Davis

MSc, PhD (London), FGS, OBE


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