Reference numberEC/1822/01
Previous numbersCert VII, 71; A00340
TitleBankes, William John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam John Bankes Esq of Soughto[...] Hall Flintshire a Gentleman well versed in several Branches of Science, who has travelled nearly eight years in the East and has enriched this Country with some of the most valuable specimens of Egyptian [?An]tiquities, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society we whose names are underwritten do of our personal knowledge recommend him, as highly deserving of that Honour and likely to prove a useful and valuable member
ProposersCharles Long; John Barrow; Everard Ho[me]; Tho Murdoch; J Guillemard; Henry Ellis
Access statusOpen

Bankes, William John: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA4968Bankes; William John (1786 - 1855)1786 - 1855
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