William Pamplin 1806-1899

William Pamplin 1806-1899

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By permission of the National Library of Wales

Portrait of William Pamplin, now at the National Library of Wales, by Katherine Georgina Speed   (b. 1862) inscribed on the back is ‘From KG Speed to Mr. and Mrs Pamplin August 1891’.

Welcome to pages from the story of an exceptional man: botanist, bookseller, tourist and traveller.  Here you can find information about his interesting parents and wider family through diaries, letters, photographs and memorabilia.  Enter here