Manuel Álvarez Florencio Scotland Spain

Biography of Manuel Álvarez Florencio

Manuel Álvarez Florencio came to the University of Glasgow in 1874 for two years to study Engineering. He was born in Oviedo, Spain, son Manuel, a merchant.

While at the University, he studied the subjects of Natural Philosophy, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Civil Engineering and Mechanics (both office and field work).


Archival Materials

  • R8/1/5 Matriculation Album (with index) 1871-1876


Manuel Álvarez Florencio
Born 1848.
GU Degree: Science and Engineering, 1874-1876;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Student of Engineering at the University of Glasgow
Spanish; Castilian snippet: Estudiante español de ingeniería en la Universidad de Glasgow
Record last updated: 31st Jul 2013

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, Lanarkshire, Glasgow

Spain Spain, Asturias, Oviedo

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student