Reference numberEC/1821/17
Previous numbersCert VII, 42; A01591
TitleCotton, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam Cotton Esq of Walwood House Leyton Stone a Gentleman well versed in several branches of Science and desirous upon all occasions of promoting the pursuits Connected with it, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Rl Society we whose names are underwritten do from our personal knowledge recommend him as deserving of that Honour, & likely to prove a useful & valuable member
ProposersM Baillie; John Rennie; Everard Home; William Blizard; Edw Troughton; Francis Chantrey; James Watt; John Barrow; J Yelloly; Mc I Brunel; Robt Bingley; Wm Vaughan; Wm Hasledine Pepys; Mich Bland; J Deas Thomson; Will Bridgman; Thomas Young
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Cotton, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA5374Cotton; William (1786 - 1866)1786 - 1866
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