James Robb MacGregor Scotland Papua New Guinea

Biography of James Robb MacGregor

James Robb McGregor enrolled at the University for one year in 1890, aged 21. He attended classes in Mathematics, Naval Architecture, Drawing and Engineering.

McGregor was born at Bridge End, Scotland, son of Sir William McGregor, a medical practitioner in British New Guinea, who became a prominent colonial administrator.


Archival Materials

  • University of Glasgow Archives Overseas Database


James Robb MacGregor
Born 1869.
GU Degree: Science and Engineering, 1890;
University Link: Student
English snippet: Engineering student at the University of Glasgow in 1890
Record last updated: 29th Oct 2013

Country Associations

Scotland Scotland, No Region
Place of Birth

Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, No Region

University Connections

University Roles

  • Student