Authorised form of nameSolly; Edward (1819 - 1886)
Dates1819 - 1886
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (11 October 1819)
At his residence, Camden House, Sutton, Surrey (02 April 1886)
Experimental Chemist, Horticultural Society (by 1842); Lecturer on Chemistry, Royal Institution (by 1842)
FLS; Royal Agricultural Society (honorary)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA7545
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
RR/2/222Referee's report by Edward Solly, on a paper 'On rubian and its products of decomposition [Part II]' by Henry Edward Schunck25 October 1852
RR/2/220Referee's report by Edward Solly, on a paper 'On rubian and its products of decomposition' by Henry Edward Schunck21 February 1851
EC/1843/03Solly, Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/710/126Letter from Edward Solly; 32 Marlborough Buildings, Bath; to Robert Were Fox; Falmouth30 July 1848
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