Authorised form of nameLane; Timothy (1734 - 1807)
Dates1734 - 1807
Date of birthJune 1734
Date of death05 July 1807
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election11/01/1770
Bulloch's Roll
Birth and death date from article in the 'Historical Science Experiments on File' series kept in his personal record.
Royal Society codeNA2383
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
L&P/4/411Letter, 'Of a new electrical machine [electrometer] and of some experiments made with it' from Timothy Lane to Benjamin Franklin1767
L&P/5/129Letter, 'The solubility of iron in simple water by the intervention of fixed air' from Timothy Lane to Henry Cavendish5 June 1769
L&P/6/255Paper, 'Of the indication of the black-bulk thermometer' by Timothy Lane1777
L&P/6/214Letter, 'Of a volcanic hill near Inverness' from Thomas West to Timothy Lane27 October 1776
L&P/11/132Letter, 'Of the lunar atmosphere' from Timothy Lane to Joseph Banks13 May 1800
L&P/9/196Letter, 'Experiments on human calculi' from Timothy Lane to William Pitcairn10 March 1791
L&P/12/109Paper, 'On the magnetic attraction of oxides of iron' by Timothy Lane 1805
L&P/7/26Papers, 'An accident by lightning at Purfleet' by Edward Nickson, Benjamin Wilson, William Henly, Edward Nairne, Timothy Lane, John Boddington and Joseph Planta19 June 1777
EC/1769/10Lane, Timothy: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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