Authorised form of nameElliot; Charles Morgan (1815 - 1852)
ForenamesCharles Morgan
Dates1815 - 1852
Dates and placesBirth:
27 April 1815
04 August 1852
Captain, Madras Engineers. Director of the Observatory at Singapore. Conducted a magnetic survey of the islands in the Eastern Archipelago of the Indian Ocean including Java and Borneo (1846-1849), employed by the East India Company
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Bulloch's Roll
Proc Roy Soc 1850-1854 vol 6 pp 251-252
Royal Society codeNA2915
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1851/06Elliot, Charles Morgan: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/2/65Referee's report by William Whewell, on a paper 'On the lunar atmospheric tide at Singapore' by Charles Morgan Elliot25 March 1852
MA/338Meteorological observations of wind speed at Singapore, Asia by Charles Morgan Elliot FRS1841-1845
MS/426/88Copy letter from Northampton [Spencer Joshua Alwyne Compton] President of the Royal Society; to the Chairman of the Court of Directors [of the East India Company]2 May 1844
MS/426/454Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq15 January 1852
MS/426/515Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir J C [James Cosmo] Melvill5 May 1854
MS/426/452Copy letter from S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq28 June 1851
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