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KAY, Thomas JP

Forenames: Thomas

Last name: KAY

Titles and Honours: JP

Date of birth: 1841-01-01

Date of death: 1912-01-01

Date of Election: 1886-01-12

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries: 1914-15, vol 59, pp 34-37

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


"On making sea water potable" (1885, P24, p 45-8); "On some light phenomena observed on Lake Windermere, Nov 22nd, , 1885 ((1886, P25, p 199-204); "On volcanic dust from Tarawera, New Zealand " (1886, P26, p 2-4); "On an earthen vase found in the boulder clay at Stockport (1896, vol 40, pp 87-92); "On the hypnotic influence produced by persistent motion and sparkling objects" (1901-2, P46, p 41-43); "A piece of new red sandstone containing encrinites found in the Roman Camp of Mancunium" (1906-7, P51, p22-24); "Exhibit of a fossil coral found in the sandhill of Hempshaw Lane, Stockport (1908-9, P53, p17); "On an oak tree struck by lightning" - letter, 1893, vol ser 4, 7, p 89)

Place of Residence:


1886, Magistrate (County Magistrate 1907); founded Heywood Art Gallery & Museum; Mayor of Stockport (1912-13); Chairman, S'port Infirmary; Pres, S'port Nat Hist Soc

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