Roberts-Austen, W. C. (William Chandler), Sir, 1843-1902Alternative names
Born Roberts, assumed the names Chandler and Roberts-Austin at the request of an uncle. Educated at the School of Mines and became assistant to Graham, then master of the mint. In 1869 he became 'Chemist of the Mint' and served as chemist and assayer to the mint, 1882-1902.
From the description of Items in various series of The Royal Society, 1875-1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81639466