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Authorised form of nameBrown; John (1850 - 1911)
SurnameBrown
ForenamesJohn
Dates1850 - 1911
Dates and placesBirth:
24 February 1850
Death:
01 November 1911
ActivityProfession:
Manufacturer
Research Field:
Electricity
Career:
In business; studied electricity; worked on the science of road making and testing, and the construction of motors
Memberships:
Physical Society; AIEE; Belfast Natural History and Philosophical Society; Ulster Amateur Photographic Society
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
5/06/1902
RelationshipsSon of a linen merchant in the North of Ireland
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1913 vol 88 pp vi-viii signed by J L
Royal Society codeNA5620
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1902/06Brown, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/6/662Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Brown, Belair, Windsor Avenue, Belfast23 June 1892
NLB/24/751Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to John Brown, Fellow of the Royal Society, Longhurst, Dunmurry, Belfast4 July 1902
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