Lyell Medal


The Lyell Medal is a prestigious annual scientific medal given by the Geological Society of London, equal in status to the Murchison Medal. This medal is awarded based on one Earth Scientist's exceptional contribution of research to the scientific community. It is named after Charles Lyell.

Lyell Medal

Lyell MedalistsEdit

Source: Geological Society

19th centuryEdit

20th centuryEdit

21st centuryEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "The Geological Society of London". The Times. No. 36070. London. 20 February 1900. p. 5.
  2. ^ Mary R. S. Creese, ‘Reid , Eleanor Mary (1860–1953)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2011 accessed 6 October 2015
  3. ^ The Geological Society website list of winners, Retrieved 28 March 2016

External linksEdit

  • The Geological Society website list of winners