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Authorised form of nameMacculloch; John (1773 - 1835)
SurnameMacculloch
ForenamesJohn
Dates1773 - 1835
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Guernsey, Channel Islands (06 October 1773)
Death:
Poltair, near Penzance, Cornwall (20 August 1835)
Burial :
Gulval, near Penzance, Cornwall
ActivityResearch Field:
Geology, chemistry
Education:
MD
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
18/05/1820
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
References:
Derek Flinn, 'John MacCulloch, MD, FRS, and His Geological Map of Scotland: His Years in the Ordnance, 1795-1826' in NR 1981-82 vol 36 pp 83-101
David A Cumming, 'John MacCulloch, FRS, at Addiscombe: The Lectureships in Chemistry and Geology' in NR 1979-80 vol 34 pp 155-183, plate
W H Brock, 'The Selection of the Authors of the Bridgewater Treatises' in NR 1966 vol 21 pp 162-179
E Murphy, 'A mad house transformed: the lives and work of Charles James Beverly FRS (1788-1868) and John Warburton MD FRS (1795-1847)' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 267 - 281
Royal Society codeNA7318
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/002865MacCulloch, Johnnd
P/0084Portrait of Macculloch, John
EC/1820/04Macculloch, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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