Record

Authorised form of nameWalker; Charles Vincent (1812 - 1882)
SurnameWalker
ForenamesCharles Vincent
Dates1812 - 1882
Dates and placesBirth:
1812
Death:
At his residence, Tunbridge Wells, Kent (24 December 1882)
ActivityProfession:
Engineer
Career:
Telegraph Engineer
Memberships:
FRMS (President 1869-1870)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
7/06/1855
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA3784
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1855/12Walker, Charles Vincent: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/Maull/004762Walker, Charles Vincentnd
AP/39/20A System of Train-Signalling, by Which Also Disabled Trains May Telegraph for Assistance without the Aid of Portable Apparatus9 March 1857
RR/3/273Referee's report by William Henry Barlow, on a paper 'A system of train-signalling, by which also disabled trains may telegraph for assistance without the aid of portable apparatus' by Charles Vincent Walker9 July 1857
RR/3/272Referee's report by Charles Wheatstone, on a paper 'A system of train-signalling, by which also disabled trains may telegraph for assistance without the aid of portable apparatus' by Charles Vincent Walker19 June 1857
RR/4/275Referee's report by Humphrey Lloyd, on a paper 'On magnetic storms and earth-currents' by Charles Vincent Walker15 April 1861
RR/4/277Referee's report by John Tyndall, on a paper 'On magnetic calms and earth-currents' by Charles Vincent Walker15 March 1862
RR/4/141Letter from Charles Vincent Walker, on a paper 'On the insulating properties of gutta percha' by Henry Charles Fleeming Jenkin20 June 1860
RR/4/139Referee's report by Charles Vincent Walker, on a paper 'On the insulating properties of gutta percha' by Henry Charles Fleeming Jenkin12 July 1860
RR/4/276Referee's report by George Biddell Airy, on a paper 'On magnetic calms and earth-currents' by Charles Vincent Walker5 April 1862
RR/4/274Referee's report by George Biddell Airy, on a paper 'On magnetic storms and earth-currents' by Charles Vincent Walker21 March 1861
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView