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Authorised form of nameNewport; George (1803 - 1854)
SurnameNewport
ForenamesGeorge
Dates1803 - 1854
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Canterbury, Kent, England (04 July 1803)
Death:
55 Cambridge Street, Hyde Park, London (07 April 1854)
ActivityResearch Field:
Entomology, natural history
Career:
Surgeon
Memberships:
FRCS; Philomathic Society of Paris (corresponding); Medico Physical Society of Erlangen (corresponding)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
26/03/1846
Medals/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
AP/30/5An 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 Derbyshire24 May 1848
AP/17/11Respiratory Organs of the Common LeechJune1833
AP/33/20Impregnation of the Ovum in the Amphibia (second series) and on the Nature of the Impregnating Influence1851
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/2/54Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'Some observations on the ova of the Salmonidae' by John Davy19 April 1852
RR/1/172Referee's report by John Bostock, on an unnamed paper by George Newport27 June 1837
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/2/170Referee'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/2/17Referee'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
RR/2/171Referee's report by George Newport, on a paper 'The reproduction of the Ascaris mystax' by Henry Nelson11 January 1852
RR/2/166Referee's report by Allen Thomson, on a paper 'On the impregnation of the ovum, in the amphibia (Second Series), and on the nature of the impregnating influence' by George Newport[1853]
EC/1846/14Newport, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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/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
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/2/167Referee'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
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