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Authorised form of nameFergusson; James (1808 - 1886)
SurnameFergusson
ForenamesJames
Dates1808 - 1886
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland (22 January 1808)
Death:
09 January 1886
ActivityCareer:
Member of the Royal Committee for Fortifications. Archaeologist.
Memberships:
FRAS; FRGS; FRIBA; Athenaeum Club
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
4/06/1863
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Notes:
James Copland, Archibald Smith, Warington W Smyth and Charles Babbage have signed election certificate twice
Royal Society codeNA5985
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
DM/7/37Letter from James Fergusson to the Royal Society8 December 1873
EC/1863/04Fergusson, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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