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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 Ward was the inaugural deputy-master of the Sydney branch of the Royal Mint 1853-1866, and of the Melbourne branch 1869-1870(?). 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 address by Prof. A. Liversidge', Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 24, 1890, pp. 10-11. Details

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.