Hamish Wood

Hamish Wood the academic was born on the 8th of May 1926 in Hawick and passed away on the 3rd of June 2009 in Bearsden at the age of 83. Hamish attended Trinity Primary School and then Hawick High School. He studied Science at St Andrews University gaining his First Class Honours BSc in Chemistry 1947 and he also gained a PHD in 1950. He married Jean Mitchell, and had two children called Sheena and Colin. They both followed their father to gain a BSc at St Andrews University.

By Rhianne Gray