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Authorised form of nameWatson; William (1868 - 1919)
SurnameWatson
ForenamesWilliam
Dates1868 - 1919
Dates and placesBirth:
04 August 1868
Death:
03 March 1919
ActivityEducation:
BSc
Honours:
CMG 1916
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/06/1901
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1920 vol 97 pp i-iii signed by H L C
Royal Society codeNA1614
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1901/14Watson, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/377/1/148Letter from William Watson, Royal College of Science, London, to [William Fletcher] Barrett27 March 1906
NLB/11/545Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons19 July 1895
NLB/11/544Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Collings19 July 1895
NLB/11/972Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons12 November 1895
RR/15/280Referee's report by Richard Tetley Glazebrook, on a paper 'A determination of the value of the earth's magnetic field in international units' by William WatsonJuly 1901
RR/15/295Referee's report by William Watson, on a paper 'Experimental researches on drawn steel. - Part I. The influence of changes of temperature on magnetism. Part II. Resistivity, elasticity and density, and the temperature coefficients of resistivity and elasticity' by J R AshworthFebruary 1902
RR/16/388Referee's report by William Watson, on a paper 'An electrical measuring machine for engineering gauges & other bodies' by Dr P E Shaw9 January 1906
NLB/23/2/128Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to William Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society4 November 1901
NLB/23/2/129Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to William Watson, [Fellow of the Royal Society]4 November 1901
NLB/28/613Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society18 April 1904
NLB/25/328Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to William Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society17 October 1902
NLB/32/121Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor William Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society9 January 1906
NLB/32/605Copy letter from [Archibald Geikie or Joseph Larmor], to William Watson, [Fellow of the Royal Society]23 April 1906
NLB/47/748Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Dr W [William] Watson FRS5 April 1913
NLB/48/4Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [William] Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society25 April 1913
NLB/48/492Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr [William] Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society14 July 1913
NLB/52/271Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. Charles Chree, FRS1 November 1915
RR/22/128Referee's report by William Watson, on a paper 'A portable variometer for magnetic surveying' by George Walker WalkerDecember 1915
NLB/56/549Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]6 March 1919
RR/12/381Referee's report by John William Strutt, Lord Rayleigh, on a paper 'On the magnetic rotation of the plane of polarization of light in liquids.—Part I. Carbon bisulphide and water' by J W Rodger and William Watson27 June 1895
RR/12/382Referee's report by George Gabriel Stokes, on a paper 'On the magnetic rotation of the plane of polarization of light in liquids.—Part I. Carbon bisulphide and water' by J W Rodger and William Watson16 July 1895
RR/15/279Referee's report by William Grylls Adams, on a paper 'A determination of the value of the earth's magnetic field in international units' by William Watson18 July 1901
RR/16/247Referee's report by William Watson, on a paper 'Modified apparatus for the measurement of colour and its application to the determination of the colour sensations' Sir William de Wiveleslie AbneyMay 1905
RR/21/147Referee's report by William Watson, on a paper 'The ignition of gases by condenser discharge sparks' by W M Thornton5 July 1914
NLB/27/687Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to William Watson, Fellow of the Royal Society13 November 1903
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