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Authorised form of namePasley; Sir; Charles William (1780 - 1861)
SurnamePasley
ForenamesCharles William
Dates1780 - 1861
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Eskdalemuir, Dumfriesshire, Scotland (08 September 1780)
Death:
His residence, 12 Norfolk Crescent, Hyde Park, London (19 April 1861)
ActivityEducation:
Royal Military Academy, Woolwich; DCL (1841, Oxford)
Career:
Entered the Royal Artillery, but transferred to the Royal Engineers; Lieutenant (1799); Director of the Establishment for field instruction (1812-1841); Lieutenant Colonel (1814); Colonel (1831); Major General (1841); Lieutenant General (1851); General (1860)
Honours:
CB 1831; KCB 1846
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
7/03/1816
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1862-1863 vol 12 pp xx-xxv
References:
Olwyn Mary Blouet, 'Sir William Reid, FRS, 1791-1858: Governor of Bermuda, Barbados and Malta' in NR 1985-86 vol 40 pp 169-191
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/183149066747465602800
Royal Society codeNA7216
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
AP/15/8Account of further Experiments tried at Chatham, for the purpose of obtaining an Artificial Water Cement01/03/1831
IM/Maull/003446Pasley, Sir Charles Williamnd
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
EC/1815/31Pasley, Sir Charles William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/1/320Letter from Lieutenant Colonel [Charles William] Pasley, Chatham, to Dr. Peter Mark Roget, Secretary of the Royal Society19 July 1831
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