Reference numberEC/1821/38
Previous numbersCert VII, 63; A02478
TitleForbes, William Nairn: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam Nairn Forbes Esquire of Blackford in Aberdeenshire, a gentleman well versed in various branches of Natural Philosophy, particularly in mathematics and Civil Engineering, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society We whose names are hereunto subscribed do on our personal knowledge, recommend him as deserving that honor, and likely to prove a valuable and useful member
ProposersThos F Colby; John F Wm Herschel; C Babbage; John Rowley; Chas Wilkins; Stepn Weston; Dan Moore; Wm Pearson; James Watt; M Baillie; Cha Stokes; Tho Murdoch; John Barrow; Wm H Fitton; James Horsburgh
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Forbes, William Nairn: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7479Forbes; William Nairn (1796 - 1855)1796 - 1855
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