Authorised form of nameNasmyth; Sir; James (c 1704 - 1779)
Datesc 1704 - 1779
Dates and placesBirth:
c 1704
04 February 1779
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA367
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MM/19/112Letter from Thomas Romney Robinson to Edward Sabine28 July 1853
MS/743/1/55Letter from James Nasmyth, Penshurst, Kent, to John Hall Gladstone27 January 1863
MM/19/117Drawing of a mounting for a telescope by James Nasmyth1 July 1859
IM/003237Nasmyth, Sir JamesJuly 2001
EC/1766/21Nasmyth, Sir James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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