Reference numberEC/1795/17
Previous numbersCert V, 265; A05610
TitlePetrie, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam Petrie Esqr of Hertford Street, May Fair, lately second in the Council at Madras, and a promoter of Astronomical Pursuits in India, a Gentleman versed in several Branches of Science, whose meteorological Tables and Remarks at Madras are deposited in the Library of that Society, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society, we whose names are underwritten do, from our personal Knowlege, recommend him as deserving of that honor, and likely to prove auseful and valauble Member
ProposersJohn Hunter; Everard Home; J Rennell; Caleb Whitefoord; Jesse Ramsden; Wm Wales; Maxwell Garthshore; W Frazer; Wm Marsden; Pat Russell; Patrick Ross
Access statusOpen

Petrie, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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