Authorised form of nameCartwright; Edmund (1743 - 1823)
Dates1743 - 1823
Date of birth24 April 1743
Place of deathHastings
Date of death30 October 1823
Dates and placesBurial:
The church of Battle
OccupationClergyman, Church of England
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield, DD
Invented the power loom; Prebendary of Lincoln (by 1821); Rector of Goadsby Marwood, Leicestershire (by 1821)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election05/04/1821
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA6128
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/000744Cartwright, Edmundnd
EC/1821/12Cartwright, Edmund: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/11/6Unpublished paper, 'On the agency of the electro-magnetic principle in giving movement and impulse to the planetary system' by Edmund Cartwright[1822]
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