|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Name||Lieutenant Thomas DRUMMOND|
|Relevance of this person||military engineer; inventor of limelight illumination |
|Main period of activity||N/A|
|10 October 1797||born at||Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland|
|15 April 1840||42||died at||Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland|
(* = 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. 6003587||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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