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Authorised form of nameDunkin; Edwin (1821 - 1898)
SurnameDunkin
ForenamesEdwin
Dates1821 - 1898
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Truro, Cornwall, England (19 August 1821)
Death:
Blackheath, London (26 November 1898)
Burial:
Charlton Cemetery, London
ActivityEducation:
London
Career:
Computor, Greenwich; transferred to the Astronomical department (1845); First-Class Assistant, Royal Observatory, Greenwich; retired (1884)
Memberships:
Hon Sec RAS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
1/06/1876
RelationshipsSon of William Dunkin
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1905 vol 75 pp 53-56 signed by W E
Royal Society codeNA6455
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/7/953Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Whitaker Hulke, Fellow of the Royal Society2 June 1893
MM/15/47Report by Edwin Dunkin to the Committee of Papers on a paper by FC Penrose on the orientation of a number of Greek temples30 January 1893
IM/Maull/001216Dunkin, Edwinnd
NLB/3/161Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Dunkin, Fellow of the Royal Society1 April 1889
NLB/7/969Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr [Edward] Dunkin6 June 1893
NLB/17/641Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons1 December 1898
NLB/17/724Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons[12 December 1898]
RR/11/15Referee's report by Edwin Dunkin, on a paper 'On hindoo astronomy' by William Brennand26 November 1891
NLB/7/951Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Dunkin, Fellow of the Royal Society2 June 1893
NLB/7/961Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster3 June 1893
EC/1876/09Dunkin, Edwin: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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