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Person: DRUMMOND, Lieutenant Thomas  (1797-1840)

Biographical summary of this person
Name
Lieutenant Thomas DRUMMOND
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
military engineer; inventor of limelight illumination
Main period of activity
N/A
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
10 October 1797
born at
15 April 1840
42
died at
References
Willem Tebra, ‘[Book review: Magie lumineuse]’ in NMLJ 2.2 (January 1982), p. 13
T.C. Hepworth and J.H. Pepper (comp. Tony Dugdale), ‘A brief history of the lantern’ in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 4
‘Some illuminants’ in NMLJ 1.1 (April 1978), p. 14
Lucerna ID  6003587

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 November 2011

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