Person record: DRUMMOND, Lieutenant Thomas  (1797-1840)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameLieutenant Thomas DRUMMOND
Gendermale
Relevance of this personmilitary engineer; inventor of limelight illumination 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
10 October 1797born atEdinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
15 April 184042died atDublin, County Dublin, Ireland
References
(* = main subject)

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 no. 6003587Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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