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Authorised form of nameTaylor; Thomas Glanville (1804 - 1848)
SurnameTaylor
ForenamesThomas Glanville
Dates1804 - 1848
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Ashburton, Devon, England (22 November 1804)
Death:
Southampton, Hampshire (04 May 1848)
ActivityCareer:
Astronomer to the HEIC, Madras (by 1841); died from the effects of an accident caused by his shortness of sight, while staying at the Trevandrum Observatory.
Memberships:
FRAS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
10/02/1842
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/20452600
Royal Society codeNA7303
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/3Volume 3 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1839-1843
EC/1842/08Taylor, Thomas Glanville: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
MC/1/199Letter from [Thomas Glanville] Taylor, Royal Observatory, to [William] Hardy, 5 Wood Street, Coppice Row, Spa Field24 February 1830
MC/1/243Letter from Sir John Barrow, [Second Secretary to the Admiralty], Admiralty Office, to William Thomas Brande7 July 1830
MC/3/144Letter from [Thomas Glanville] Taylor, 17 Melbury Terrace, Dorset Square, to the Secretary of the Society9 March 1841
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