|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||George Henry SLIGHT|
|Relevance of this person||contributor to OMLJ, 1889-96 |
|Main period of activity||1880s-90s|
|24 August 1822||born at||Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland|
|1881||resident||413 East India Dock Road, Tower Hamlets, London E, England|
|3 April 1881||58||census record||1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/504.15.33|
– occupation “Supt Engineering Work”
|1889-1891||resident||Lindisfarne, 255a Romford Road, Upton, London E, England|
|5 April 1891||68||census record||1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1334.6.5|
– occupation “Superintending Engineer”
|1896||resident||Ashburton, Devon, England|
|1901||resident||Waldean, Ilfracombe, Devon, England|
|31 March 1901||78||census record||1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/2149.42.10|
– occupation “Retired Mechanical Engineer”
|1904||resident||Kendall, Torquay, Devon, England|
|19 August 1904||81||died at||Torquay, Devon, England|
|19 October 1904||archive entry||National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1904 p.113|
|Texts linked to this person||Articles (2)|
George H. Slight, Correct form of reflector in OMLJ 1.2 (July 1889)
George H. Slight, Stereoscopic effects with the lantern in OMLJ 2.31 (December 1891)
Published correspondence (4)
George H. Slight, T.H. Holding and L. Moonen, Correspondence in OMLJ 1.6 (November 1889) – 'Candle power'
J.D. Fisher and George H. Slight, Correspondence in OMLJ 3.34 (March 1892) – 'Stereoscopic effects with the optical lantern'
Abraham Kershaw, Photographic Times Publishing Association, ‘ How is it Done’, George H. Slight and H.P. Chandler, Correspondence in OMLJ 7.81 (February 1896) – 'Oil lights'
Herbert Newman and George H. Slight, Correspondence in OMLJ 8.92 (January 1897) – 'Electric light for the lantern'
|Lucerna ID no. 6002747||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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