Reference numberMC/4/96
TitleLetter from Captain John Grover, to the [Marquis of Northampton] President of the Royal Society and to the Council
Date19 November 1845
DescriptionIn reference to correspondence published in 'The Times' naming Fellows active as directors of railways and non-contributing Fellows. Grover explains the background of his letter to the editor being published in the newspaper.

[Read at Council on 20 November 1845.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCMP/1/199
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5900Grover; John (c 1796 - 1847)c 1796 - 1847
NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
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