Reference numberEC/1879/04
Previous numbersCert X, 331
TitleBessemer, Sir Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationHenry Bessemer.
Discoverer of the Bessemer process of making steel.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. William B Carpenter; Edward Solly; T Spratt
From Personal Knowledge. C William Siemens; F A Abel; F J Bramwell; John Percy; Warington W Smyth; I Lowther Bell; John Hawkshaw; Lyon Playfair; R S Newall; A Tweedie; Wm Lassell
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen

Bessemer, Sir Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA1539Bessemer; Sir; Henry (1813 - 1898)1813 - 1898
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