Record

Authorised form of nameNewport; George (1803 - 1854)
Dates1803 - 1854
NationalityBritish
Place of birthCanterbury, Kent, England
Date of birth04 July 1803
Place of death55 Cambridge Street, Hyde Park, London
Date of death07 April 1854
Research fieldEntomology
Natural history
ActivityCareer:
Surgeon
Memberships:
FRCS; Philomathic Society of Paris (corresponding); Medico Physical Society of Erlangen (corresponding)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election26/03/1846
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Royal Medal 1836, 1851
Lectures:
Bakerian 1841
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/310508983
Royal Society codeNA5371
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
PT/40/9Paper, 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia' by George Newport[1850]
RR/2/173Letter from George Newport, regarding a referee report on a paper 'The reproduction of the Ascaris mystax' by Henry Nelson21 April 1852
RR/1/172Referee's report by John Bostock, on an unnamed paper by George Newport27 June 1837
RR/2/54Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'Some observations on the ova of the Salmonidae' by John Davy19 April 1852
RR/2/167Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia. (Second series, revised.) And on the direct agency of the spermatozoon' by George Newport17 February 1853
RR/2/17Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'On animal and vegetable fibre, as originally composed of twin spiral filaments in which every other structure has its origin' by Martin Barry28 April 1853
EC/1846/14Newport, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/2/170Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia; and on the early stages of development of the embryo. ( third series.)' by George Newport26 October 1854
RR/2/168Referee's report by George Busk, on a paper 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia. (Second series, revised.) And on the direct agency of the spermatozoon' by George Newport15 March 1853
RR/2/166Referee's report by Allen Thomson, on a paper 'On the impregnation of the ovum, in the amphibia' [First Series], by George Newport[1850]
PT/27/10Paper, 'On the structure, relations, and development of the nervous and circulatory systems, and on the existence of a complete circulation of the blood in vessels, in myriapoda, and macrourous arachnida' by George Newport[1843]
MC/2Volume 2 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1832-1838
RR/2/171Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'The reproduction of the Ascaris mystax' by Henry Nelson11 February 1852
PT/49/2Paper, 'Researches on the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia; and on the early stages of development of the embryo (third series) by George Newport[1854]
RR/2/169Referee's report by Allen Thomson, on a paper 'Researches on the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia; and on the early stages of development of the embryo. ( third series.)' by George NewportSeptember 1854
RR/2/16Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'On the penetration of spermatozoa into the interior of the ovum; a note showing this to have been recorded as an established fact in the Philosophical Transactions for 1843' by Martin Barry27 April 1853
RR/2/142Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'On the anatomy of Nautilus umbilicatus, compared with that of Nautilus pompilius' by John Denis MacDonald26 May 1853
MC/2/272Letter from Marshall Hall, 14 Manchester Square, to the Council of the Royal Society1 February 1838
MC/2/273Reply to the Note to Mr [George] Newport's paper, p.259, of the last part of the Transactions by Marshall Hall 1 February 1838
MC/2/279Letter from George Newport to [Prince Augustus Frederick] the President of the Royal Society and to the Council7 March 1838
PT/46/7Paper, 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia (second series, revised) and on the direct agency of the spermatozoon' by George Newport[1852]
PT/74/1/26Drawings, nervous system of various butterflies and centipedes by G [George] Newport1833-1834
PT/74/1/23Drawings, circulatory, alimentary, and nervous systems of Sphinx ligustri and Sphinx elpenor by G [George] Newport1833
MC/4/276Letter from George Newport, 49 Cambridge Street, Hyde Park Square, to the [Earl of Rosse] President of the Royal Society and to the Council14 February 1849
PT/74/1/21Drawings, nervous system of Sphinx ligustri and Chrysomela tenebricosa by G [George] Newport1833
PT/74/1/22Drawings, nervous system of Sphinx ligustri by [George Newport][1833]
PT/74/1/24Drawings, nervous system of Papilio urticae and Sphinx ligustri by G [George] Newport1832
PT/74/1/25Drawings, nervous system of Papilio urticae by G [George] Newport1832
PT/74/1/27Drawings, nervous system of the lobster by G [George] NewportSeptember 1833
MC/4/315Letter from George Newport, 49 Cambridge Street, to the [Earl of Rosse] President of the Royal Society and to the Council17 January 1850
PT/74/3/25Drawings, anatomy of the Papilio brassicae, Bombus terrestris, Phalaena vinula, and Papilio urticae by G [George] Newport[1836]
PT/74/3/26Drawing, muscles, tracheae, and nervous system by [George Newport][1836]
MC/4Volume 4 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1844-1850
PT/75/1/3Drawings, 'Development of Myriapoda (Julus)' by G [George] Newport[1841]
PT/75/3/7Drawings, 'Reproduction of lost parts in Myriapoda and Insecta' by G [George] Newport[1844]
PT/75/1/2Drawings, 'Organs of reproduction in Myriapoda (Julus.)' by G [George] Newport[1841]
AP/30/5Unpublished paper, 'An account of some observations made on the depth of rain which falls in the same localities at different altitudes in the hilly districts of Lancashire, Cheshire and Derbyshire [England]' by S C [Samuel Collett] Homersham24 May 1848
AP/17/11Unpublished paper, 'On the respiratory organs of the common leech (hirudo officinalis, linn.) and their connections with the circulatory system' by George NewportJune 1833
AP/33/20Unpublished paper, 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the Amphibia (second series) and on the nature of the impregnating influence' by George Newport1851
AP/30/5/1Unpublished manuscript, 'An account of some observations made on the depth of rain which falls in the same localities at different altitudes in the hilly districts of Lancashire, Cheshire and Derbyshire [England]' by S C [Samuel Collett] Homersham24 May 1848
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