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Authorised form of nameHawksley; Thomas (1807 - 1893)
Other forms of nameHawkesley, Thomas
SurnameHawksley
ForenamesThomas
Dates1807 - 1893
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Arnold, near Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England (12 July 1807)
Death:
His residence at 14 Phillimore Gardens, Kensington, London (23 September 1893)
ActivityProfession:
Civil engineer
Education:
Nottingham High School
Career:
Articled to a surveyor and architect in Nottingham; went to London (1852); Engineer-in-chief to Sheffield (1864-1893) and to water supply works at Liverpool (1874-1885)
Memberships:
MICE (1840; President 1872-1873); MIMechE (President)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/06/1878
RelationshipsSon of John Hawksley and his wife Mary Whittle.
Married: 1) Phillos, daughter of Francis Wright of Nottinghamshire (she died 1854); 2) (1855) Eliza, daughter of J Litt
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1894 vol 55 pp xvi-xvii signed by W P
Royal Society codeNA6160
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1878/10Hawksley, Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/8/299Copy letter from the Clerk [Theodore E James], to Messrs Harrison & Sons25 September 1893
NLB/5/1042Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Thomas Hawksley, Fellow of the Royal Society18 December 1891
NLB/5/1128Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to W J Davey, 30 Great George Street, Westminster, S.W.7 January 1892
NLB/18/133Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Mrs Musgrave, Crockham House, Eden Bridge, Kent20 January 1899
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