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Jonathan Otley, Man of Lakeland

Thomas Fletcher Smith

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Jonathan Otley was a self-taught geologist, mineralogist, meteorologist, botanist, topographer, cartographer and watch-maker. He drew the first accurate map of the Lake District in 1818, produced the first concise guide to the area and became knownMoreJonathan Otley was a self-taught geologist, mineralogist, meteorologist, botanist, topographer, cartographer and watch-maker. He drew the first accurate map of the Lake District in 1818, produced the first concise guide to the area and became known as the father of Lakeland geology.