Reference numberNLB/69/99
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p53
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Miss G. Bacon, Greenwich, S.E.10
Date11 January 1926
DescriptionAnswers an enquiry regarding any Fellows by the name of Troughton. That the only one found is Edward Troughton, elected in 1810 and described as a mathematical instrument maker on Fleet Street. Gives a presumed death in 1834-5.
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