Reference numberEC/1846/10
TitleWest, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Author of "Analysis of Harrogate Waters" "Account of Methods of consuming smoke Various Papers on Chemical Subjects in the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Institution, Transactions of the "British Association, &c. The Inventor or Improver of Apparatus for detecting & measuring Gases present in minute quantities in Atmospheric Air. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the science of Chemistry. Eminent as a Legal & Toxicological Chemist
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. J Pye Smith
From Personal Knowledge. Fitzwilliam; Wm Vernon Harcourt; Luke Howard; Charles Daubeny; Tho Graham; John Phillips; Jos J Lister; M Faraday; J B Reade; Thos Sopwith; Rod I Murchison
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West, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA279West; William (1793 - 1851)1793 - 1851
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