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Authorised form of nameScott; Robert Henry (1833 - 1916)
SurnameScott
ForenamesRobert Henry
Dates1833 - 1916
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Dublin, Ireland (28 January 1833)
Death:
18 June 1916
ActivityResearch Field:
Meteorology
Education:
Rugby; Trinity College, Dublin; Berlin; Munich
Career:
Keeper of Minerals, Royal Dublin Society (1862-1867); Superintendent of the Meteorological Office (1867-1900)
Memberships:
FRMS (President 1884-1885)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
2/06/1870
RelationshipsYoungest son of James Smyth Scott QC and his wife Louisa, daughter of Charles Broderick, Archbishop of Cashel; married Louisa, daughter of the Hon W Stewart, Island Secretary of Jamaica
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Royal Society codeNA1159
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/18/732Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to John H Grindley1 May 1899
EC/1870/13Scott, Robert Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/10/19Letter from James Clerk Maxwell, Cambridge, to RH Scott c.1879
MM/10/18Copy of letter from RH Scott to James Clerk Maxwell9 June 1879
MM/10/2"Memorandum on the Work of the Met. Office since Dec 1 1873", by Robert Henry Scott14 November 1874
MM/14/145Letter from Elizabeth Sabine, 13 Ashley Place to RH Scott29 June 1875
AP/53/9On a new Instrument for recording Minute Variations of Atmospheric Pressure1871
MM/14/146Letter from R H Scott, Meteorological Office, to J D Hooker29 June 1875
AP/51/13Tables on Air Currents1869
AP/64/11A Coal-dust explosion1886
AP/61/4Influence of Coal-dust in Colliery Explosions1881
IM/Maull/004093Scott, Robert Henrynd
AP/65/1On Meldrum's Rules for Handling Ships in the Southern Indian Ocean1888
AP/67/9The origin and progressive motions of Cyclones in the Western Indian Region1891
AP/74/6The Diurnal Range of Rain at Seven Observatories in connection with the Meteorological Office 1899
NLB/5/1045Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society and Secretary of the Royal Society Club18 December 1891
MS/499/9Letter from Robert H. Scott, Burlington House to the Treasurer [A. B. Kempe] suggesting a trust deed in connection with the Sylvester medal fund24 November 1899
NLB/14/348Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society[22] February 1897
NLB/5/1001Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society4 December 1891
NLB/1/340Copy letter from Robert Henry Scott, to the Controller, HM Stationary Office6 January 1887
NLB/1/522Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Meterological Office18 July 1887
NLB/2/254Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society13 March 1888
NLB/1/137Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott24 June 1886
NLB/2/382Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott [Fellow of the Royal Society]23 May 1888
NLB/2/62Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society24 December 1887
NLB/4/1134Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society27 January 1891
NLB/4/418Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott 23 May 1890
NLB/4/363Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Robert Henry Scott1 May 1890
NLB/2/274Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary to the Meteorological Council22 March 1888
NLB/4/356Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society30 April 1890
NLB/4/822Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society6 November 1890
NLB/4/878Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society18 November 1890
NLB/1/673Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott1 November 1887
NLB/4/941Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Meterological Office, 63 Victoria Street, S.W.3 December 1890
NLB/3/439Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society12 June 1889
NLB/6/31Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary of the Meterological Council 12 February 1892
NLB/4/1087Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott, Secretary, Meterological Council17 January 1891
NLB/3/893Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society5 November 1889
NLB/6/161Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Senior Treasurer, Royal Society Club15 March 1892
NLB/6/642Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society20 June 1892
NLB/5/50Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Meteorological Office, S.W.27 February 1891
NLB/5/213Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 April 1891
NLB/5/106Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Meteorological Council18 March 1891
NLB/7/15Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott11 November 1892
NLB/6/969Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society27 September 1892
NLB/7/1Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott9 November 1892
NLB/12/606Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society23 March 1896
NLB/5/578Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 July 1891
NLB/7/451Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott21 February 1893
NLB/5/830Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society30 October 1891
NLB/5/837Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society2 November 1891
NLB/5/918Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society16 November 1891
NLB/5/1131Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society7 January 1892
NLB/19/545Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Meterological Office28 October 1899
NLB/7/955Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society2 June 1893
NLB/10/306Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Meterological Office7 November 1894
NLB/11/305Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society29 May 1895
NLB/9/67Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Meteorological Office, 63 Victoria Street, Westminster, S.W.20 March 1894
NLB/10/887Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society26 February 1895
NLB/10/767Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster1 February 1895
NLB/11/422Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society26 June 1895
NLB/9/252Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society23 April 1894
NLB/11/365Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 June 1895
NLB/11/464Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society8 July 1895
NLB/9/693Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Meteorological Office, 63 Victoria Street, S.W.29 June 1894
NLB/13/636Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Mr Robert Henry Scott22 October 1896
NLB/11/812Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Meterological Office, 63 Victoria Street, S.W. 10 October 1895
NLB/13/16Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society28 May 1896
NLB/11/965Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society11 November 1895
NLB/11/1005Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster14 November 1895
NLB/11/1018Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 November 1895
NLB/13/834Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society4 December 1896
NLB/13/214Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Clements Roberts Markham3 July 1896
NLB/13/675Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, 6 Elm Park Gardens, S.W.2 November 1896
NLB/13/674Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Monsieur le Professeur Eleuthere Elie Nicolas Mascart, Foreign Member, Royal Society2 November 1896
NLB/12/868Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Charles Chree, Kew Observatory, Richmond, Surrey22 May 1896
NLB/14/358Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Harrison & Sons23 February 1897
NLB/14/826Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary of the Meterological Council, 63 Victoria Street, S.W.26 May 1897
NLB/15/100Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Meteorological Council25 June 1897
NLB/15/829Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society20 December 1897
NLB/25/204Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society22 September 1902
NLB/15/578Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary to the Meteorological Council1 November 1897
NLB/17/91Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Meterological Office14 July 1898
NLB/15/810Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society14 December 1897
NLB/16/483Copy letter from Theodore E James, to R H Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society20 April 1898
NLB/15/709Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society20 November 1897
NLB/15/817Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society17 December 1897
NLB/17/11Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary to the Meterological Office, 63 Victoria Street, S.W.1 July 1898
NLB/17/447Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Meterological Office, 63 Victoria Street S.W.2 November 1898
NLB/19/197Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society11 July 1899
NLB/19/184Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Meterological Office10 July 1899
NLB/20/190Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society20 February 1900
NLB/20/181Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons19 February 1900
NLB/20/732Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison[27 June 1900]
NLB/20/124Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons8 February 1900
NLB/21/650Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society2 January 1901
NLB/23/2/67Copy letter from Sir Michael Foster, to Professor Arthur Schuster, Fellow of the Royal Society and Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society14 May 1901
NLB/23/1/482Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society19 November 1901
NLB/24/578Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr [Robert Henry] Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society4 June 1902
NLB/24/552Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society2 June 1902
NLB/26/397Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to, Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, 6 Elm Park Gardens, S.W.13 March 1903
NLB/29/132Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, 6 Elm Park Gardens, S.W.11 July 1904
NLB/29/69Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society29 June 1904
NLB/30/384Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 March 1905
NLB/28/500Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to F R Fowke, Secretary, Solar Physics Committee16 March 1904
NLB/29/550Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Robert Henry] Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society3 November 1904
NLB/37/777Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr H F Morley12 May 1908
NLB/37/783Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr R [Robert] H [Henry] Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, 6 Elm Gardens, SW15 May 1908
NLB/37/735Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr Robert H [Henry] Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society6 May 1908
NLB/37/773Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr R [Robert] H [Henry] Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society, 6 Elm Park Gardens, SW12 May 1908
MS/427/178Copy letter from [William] Spottiswoode, President of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott Esq., Meteorological Office 17 April 1882
RR/7/227Referee's report by Robert Henry Scott, on a paper 'The diurnal variations of the wind and barometric pressure at Bombay' by F Chambers12 July 1873
RR/7/286Referee's report by Robert Henry Scott, on a paper 'The winds of Northern India, in relation to the temperature and vapour-constituent of the atmosphere' by Henry Francis Blanford10 April 1874
RR/7/400Referee's report by Robert Henry Scott, on a paper 'Reduction of anemograms taken at the armagh observatory in the years 1857-63' by Thomas Romney Robinson9 September 1875
RR/7/443Referee's report by Robert Henry Scott, on a paper 'The diurnal variations of the wind and barometric pressure' by Frederick Chambers25 November 1875
RR/9/369Referee's report by Robert Henry Scott, on a paper 'The relationship of the activity of vesuvius to certain meteorological and astronomical phenomena' by H J Johnston-Lavis22 March 1886
RR/10/376Referee's report by Henry Francis Blanford, on a paper 'The variability of the temperature of the British Isles, 1869—1883, inclusive' by Robert Henry Scottnd [1890]
RR/14/234Referee's report by Francis Galton, on a paper 'The diurnal range of rain at the seven observatories in connection with the Meteorological Office, 1871-1890' by Robert Henry Scott20 June 1899
RR/14/233Referee's report by George James Symons, on a paper 'The diurnal range of rain at the seven observatories in connection with the Meteorological Office, 1871-1890' by Robert Henry Scott11 May 1899
RR/14/232Referee's report by Richard Strachey, on a paper 'The diurnal range of rain at the seven observatories in connection with the Meteorological Office, 1871-1890' by Robert Henry Scottnd [May 1899]
MS/427/253Copy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott, Esq.20 January 1883
MS/427/339Copy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott, Esq.8 February 1884
MS/427/203Copy letter from the Secretary of the Royal Society [unidentified]; to [Robert Henry] Scott, Esq., Kew Committee26 May 1882
MS/427/416Copy letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott, Esq, FRS, Secretary of the Meteorological Council19 February 1885
MS/427/263Copy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott17 February 1883
MS/427/309Copy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert Henry] Scott, Esq.5 November 1883
NLB/11New Letter Book volume 11, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration2 April 1895-15 November 1895
MM/10/17Letter from George Gabriel Stokes, Cambridge, to RH Scott8 June 1879
MM/10/20Copy of letter from RH Scott to James Clerk Maxwell12 June 1879
MM/10/21Letter from James Clerk Maxwell, Cambridge, to RH Scott 11 October 1879
NLB/4/932Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Robert Henry Scott, Secretary to the Meterological Council December 1890
NLB/5/40Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society24 February 1891
NLB/8/455Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Secretary to the Meteorological Council31 October 1893
NLB/12/729Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Robert Henry Scott, Fellow of the Royal Society10 April 1896
MS/928/2/141Letter from Robert Henry Scott, Meteorological Office, 63 Victoria Street, London, to Charles Vernon Boys6 May 1892
MM/10/22Letter from George Gabriel Stokes, Cambridge, to RH Scott 13 April 1884
NLB/5/1260Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Clay & Sons5 February 1892
NLB/19/719Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Sir Richard Strachey, Fellow of the Royal Society2 December 1899
NLB/19/746Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to the Secretary to Her Majesty's Treasury11 December 1899
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