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Biographical entry Ward, Edward Wolstenholme (1823 - 1890)

Born
17 August 1823
Calcutta, India
Died
5 February 1890
Cannes, France
Occupation
Chemist and Military engineer

Summary

(Sir) Edward Wolstenholme Ward was the inaugural deputy-master of the Sydney branch of the Royal Mint 1853-66, and of the Melbourne branch 1869-70(?). He was an active member of the Philosophical (Royal) Society of New South Wales and a trustee of the Australian Museum. He presented a talk to the Philosophical Society of New South Wales on the analysis of certain colonial coals.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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Journal Articles

  • Ward, E.W., 'Analysis of Certain Colonial Coals', Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 24, Acting Government Printer, Sydney, 1890, p. 11. Details
  • Ward, E.W., 'obituary of Major-General Sir Edward Wolstenholme Ward, B.E., K.C.M.G.in Anniversary adress by Prof. A. Liversidge', Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 24, Acting Government Printer, Sydney, 1890, pp. 10-11. Details

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.