Reference numberEC/1750/16
Previous numbersCert I, 403; A05099
TitleMountaine, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationMr William Mountaine of Gainsford Street
A Gentleman well skill'd in Mathematicks, Natural Philosophy and most branches of Polite Literature, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of this Royal Society: We therefore do, upon our own knowledge of his abilities, recommend him as a person very deserving of the honour he requests, and one who is likely to be an usefull Member
ProposersJames Hodgson; Gowin Knight; John Colson; John Robertson; Jos Ames
Access statusOpen

Mountaine, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA593Mountaine; William (- 1779) - 1779
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