Adamson, Thomas

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Thomas Adamson was a contemporary of the whaler William Penny (1809-1892). In 1850 he corresponded with Penny regarding the fitting out of the Lady Franklin and Sophia for the British Franklin Search Expedition, 1850-1851 (led by Penny)

From the guide to the Thomas Adamson collection, 1850, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge)

Relation Name
associatedWith Anderson Thomas fl 1850 person
associatedWith Back George 1796-1878 person
associatedWith British Franklin Search Expedition Canada Arctic Archipelago 1850-1851 corporateBody
associatedWith British Naval Northwest Passage Expedition Canada Arctic Archipelago 1845-1848 corporateBody
associatedWith Churchwood J E person
associatedWith Cracroft Sophia 1816-1892 person
associatedWith Dryden Bernard Webb person
associatedWith Franklin Jane 1792-1875 person
associatedWith Great Britain Admiralty corporateBody
associatedWith Hall William fl 1850 person
associatedWith Hamilton Andrew fl 1850 person
associatedWith Peak James person
associatedWith Penny William b 1809 person
associatedWith Sutherland Peter Cormack d 1900 person
correspondedWith Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Cromford, Derbyshire
Claughton, Cheshire
Lynn, Norfolk
Norwich, Norfolk


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