Authorised form of nameDunkin; Edwin (1821 - 1898)
Dates1821 - 1898
Place of birthTruro, Cornwall, England
Date of birth19 August 1821
Place of deathBlackheath, London
Date of death26 November 1898
Dates and placesBurial:
Charlton Cemetery, London
Computor, Greenwich; transferred to the Astronomical department (1845); First-Class Assistant, Royal Observatory, Greenwich; retired (1884)
Hon Sec RAS
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election01/06/1876
RelationshipsSon of William Dunkin
Bulloch's Roll
Proc Roy Soc 1905 vol 75 pp 53-56 signed by W E
Virtual International Authority File
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]
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
MC/11/430Letter from Edwin Dunkin, Kenwyn, Kidbrooke Park Road, Blackheath, to W [William] Spottiswoode, President of the Royal Society1 November 1879
MC/11Volume 11 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1877-1879
RR/11/15Referee's report by Edwin Dunkin, on a paper 'On hindoo [sic] astronomy' by William Brennand26 November 1891
HS/6/514Letter, from Edwin Dunkin to Sir John Herschel, dated at 22, Circus St., Greenwich4 November 1863
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