Authorised form of nameHarkness; Robert (1816 - 1878)
Dates1816 - 1878
Place of birthOrmskirk, Lancashire, England
Date of birth28 July 1816
Date of death04 or 05 October 1878
Research fieldGeology
Professor of Geology, Queen's College, Cork.
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election05/06/1856
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Boase gives death date as 4 October 1878
Royal Society codeNA5304
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/5/253Letter from Robt [Robert] Harkness, Alloway Place, Dumfries, to C R [Charles Richard] Weld, [Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]27 June 1856
IM/Maull/001949Harkness, Robertnd
MS/426/557Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir R [Roderick Impey] Murchison9 February 1856
EC/1856/06Harkness, Robert: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/5Volume 5 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1851-1858
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