Jock Wishart

Aged 73

Jock Wishart FRSGS is a maritime and polar adventurer, sportsman and explorer. Until his successful 2011 , he was best known for his circumnavigation of the globe in a powered vessel, setting a new world record in the Cable & Wireless Adventurer and for organising and leading the Polar Race.

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Commemorated on 1 plaque

Rev Dr Henry Duncan (1774-1846) Sir James Anderson (1824-1893) Sir James M. Barrie (1860-1937) Jane Haining (1897-1944) John Laurie (1897-1980) Sir Robin Philipson (1916-1992) John Hanson (1922-1998) Alexander S. Graham (1915-1991) Jock Wishart (1951-present) notable pupils

Dumfries Academy, Academy Street, Dumfries, United Kingdom where they attended school