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Authorised form of namePlatt; Joshua (c 1696 - 1776)
Datesc 1696 - 1776
Date of birthc. 1696
Date of death26 December 1776
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election23/12/1762
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Notes:
Note on certificate: 'but he never appearing or paying for admission forfeited his Election'
Royal Society codeNA7864
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
L&P/2/499Letter, 'Of certain fossils - oysters, belemnites' from Joshua Platt to Peter Collinson22 March 1754
L&P/2/175Letter, 'Of certain clay nodules' from Joshua Platt to Peter Collinson1750
L&P/3/288Letter, 'Of a fossil thigh-bone from the Stonesfield Slate' from Joshua Platt to Peter Collinson20 January 1758
L&P/4/183Paper, 'Of the belemnite' by Joshua Platt1763
EC/1762/03Platt, Joshua: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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