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Authorised form of nameCruquius; Nicolaus (1678 - 1754)
Other forms of nameCruquius, Nicolaas Samuel
Krukius, Nicolaas Samuel
SurnameCruquius
ForenamesNicolaus
Dates1678 - 1754
NationalityDutch
Dates and placesBirth:
02 December 1678
Death:
06 February 1754
ActivityProfession:
Surveyor
Water Engineer
Research Field:
Surveying, meteorology
Education:
Med Kand
Career:
Inspector of Surveys for the Rijnland; Bailiff of Sparendam; Examiner of Navigation for the East India Company of Delft; produced an atlas of Delftland
Memberships:
Hollandsche Maatschappije te Haarlem
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
12/03/1724
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; BIB
References:
Anita McConnell, 'L F Marsigli's Voyage to London and Holland, 1721-1722' in NR 1986-87 vol 41 pp 39-76
Notes:
Proposed by William Sherard
Royal Society codeNA2702
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EL/C2/64Nicolaus Cruquius, dated at Leyden, to James JurinOctober 1725
EL/C2/63Nicolaus Cruquius, dated at Leyden, to James Jurin1725
RBO/11/127Observations of the weather for 1723 by Nicholas Cruquius1724
CLP/5/19Paper, weather observations from Leyden, Delft and Rhinsberg for 1715-23 by Nicolaus Cruquius1723
CLP/5/33Paper, diagrammatic meteorological chart for Leyden for 1724 from Nicolaus Cruquius1724
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