Reference numberEC/1880/05
Previous numbersCert X, 359; A00682
TitleBlanford, Henry Francis: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationAuthor of the following Memoirs & Works -
1 Report on the Cretaceous Rocks of Trichinopoly Memoirs Geological Survey India 1860
2 Monograph of the Belemnitidae & Nautilidae of the Cretaceous Rocks of Southern India Palaeont Indica
3 The Winds of Northern India Phil Trans 1874
4 The Age of the Plant beds of India Quart Journ Geol Soc 1875
5 Reports on the Meteorology of Bengal 1867-1873
6 of India 1875-1876
7 The Indian Meteorologists "Vade Mecum" Calcutta 1877
8 On the Winds of Calcutta Indian Met Memoirs Vol I
9 On the Climate & Meteorology of Yarkand Indian Met Memoirs, vol I
For several years attached to the Geological Survey of India. Subsequently employed to superintend the Meteorological department of the Government of Bengal, & more recently in general charge of that department for the whole of India, the organization of which is mainly due to him.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. Warren De La Rue; W S W Vaux; H G Seeley.
From Personal Knowledge. R Strachey; J T Walker; J B Hennessey; Andw C Ramsay; J Herschel; P Martin Duncan; D Brandis; Robert H Scott; J Norman Locker; B Stewart; Henry J S Smith; J Fayrer; Alfred Newton; Josh Prestwich; Warington W Smyth; R Etheridge; Henry Woodward; Nevil Story Maskelyne; H L Thuiller; D T Ansted;
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Blanford, Henry Francis: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6497Blanford; Henry Francis (1834 - 1893)1834 - 1893
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