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Date and Place.

Presidents.

Secretaries.

1860. Oxford.....SF. Ris furd, F.R.S...

1857. Dublin ...... Rev. Dr.J.Henthawn Todd, Pres. R. Cull, S. Ferguson, Dr. R. R. MadR.I.A.

I den, Dr. Norton Shaw. 1859. Leeds ...... Sir R. I. Murchison, G.C.St.S., R. Cull, Francis Galton, P. O'CalF.R.S.

laghan, Dr. Norton Shaw, Thomas

| Wright. 1859. Aberdeen ... Rear-Admiral Sir James Clerk Richard Cull, Professor Geddes, Dr. | Ross, D.C.L., F.R.S.

Norton Shaw. 1860. Oxford ...... Sir R. 1. Murchison, D.C.L., Capt. Burrows, Dr. J. IIunt, Dr. C. F.R.S.

empriere, Dr. Norton Shaw. 1861. Manchester. Jolin Crawfurd, F.R.S. ............ Dr. J. Hunt, J. Kingsley, Dr. Norton

Shaw, W. Spottiswoode. 1862. Cambridge . Francis Galton, F.R.S. ........... J. W. Clarke, Rev. J. Glover, Dr.

Hunt, Dr. Norton Shaw, T. Wright. 1863. Newcastle... Sir R. I. Murchison, K.C.B., C. Carter Blake, Hume Greenfield, F.R.S.

| C. R. Markham, R. S. Watson. 1864. Bath ......... Sir R. I. Murchison, K.C.B., H, W. Bates, C. R. Markham, Capt. F.R.S.

| R. M. Murchison, T. Wright. 1865. Birmingham Major-General Sir R. Rawlinson, H. W. Bates, S. Evans, G. Jabet, c. | M.P., K.C.B., F.R.S.

| R. Markham, Thomas Wright. 1866. Nottingham Sir Charles Nicholson, Bart., H. W. Bates, Rev. E. T. Cusins, R. ILL.D.

į H. Major, Clements R. Markham,

1 D. W. Nash, T. Wright. 1867. Dundee...... Sir Samuel Baker, F.R.G.S. ...... H. W. Bates, Cyril Graham, C. R.

| Markham, S.J. Mackie, R. Sturrock. 1858. Norwich ... Capt. G. H. Richards, R.N.,F.R.S.T. Baines, H. W. Bates, C. R. Mark

| ham, T. Wright. SECTION E (continued).--GEOGRAPIY. 1869. Exeter ...... Sir Bartle Frere, K.C.B., LL.D., H. W. Bates, Clements R. Markham, F .R.G.S.

1 J. H. Thomas. 1870. Liverpool... Sir R, I. Murchison, Bt., K.C.B., H. W. Bates, David Buxton, Albert

| LL.D., D.C.L., F.R.S., F.G.S. | J. Mott, Clements R. Markham. 1871. Edinburgh. Colonel Yule, C.B., F.R.G.S. ... Clements R. Markham, A Buchan,

| J. H. Thomas, A. Keith Johnston.

STATISTICAL SCIENCE.

COMMITTEE OF SCIENCES, VI.--STATISTICS. 1833. Cambridge . Prof. Babbage, F.R.S. .............J. E. Drinkwater. 1834. Edinburgh .Sir Charles Lemon, Bart. ......... Dr. Cleland, C. Hope Maclean.

SECTION F.-STATISTICS. 1835. Dublin ...... Charles Babbage, F.R.S. ......... W. Greg, Prof. Longfield. 1836. Bristol ...... Sir Charles Lemon, Bart., F.R.S. Rev. J. E. Bromby, C. B. Fripp,

James Heywood. 1837. Liverpool... Rt. Hon. Lord Sandon .......... W. R. Greg; W. Langton, Dr. W. C.

Tayler. 1838. Newcastle... Colonel Sykes, F.R.S. ....... W. Cargill, J. Heywood, W.R. Wood. 1839. Birmingham Henry Hallam, F.R.S. .. F. Clarke, R. W. Rawson, Dr. W. C.

Tayler. 1840. Glasgow ... Rt. Hon. Lord Sandon, F.R.S., c. R. Baird, Prof. Ramsay, R. W. | M.P.

Rawson. 1841. Plymouth... Lieut.-Col. Sykes, F.R.S. ......... Rer. Dr. Byrth, Rev. R. Luney, R.

W. Rawson. 1842. Manchester. G. W. Wood, M.P., F.L.S. ....... Rev. R. Luney, G. W. Ormerod, Dr.

1 W. C. Tayler. 1843. Cork ......... Sir C. Lemon, Bart., M.P. ...... Dr. D. Bullen, Dr. W. Cooke Tayler. 1844. York ......... Lieut. Col. Sykes, F.R.S., F.L.S. J. Fletcher, J. Heywood, Dr. Laycock. 1815. Cambridge . Rt. Hon. The Earl Fitzwilliam... J. Fletcher, W. Cooke Tagler, LL.D. 1846. Southampton G. R. Porter, F.R.S. ................J. Fletcher, F. G. P. Neison, Dr. W.

| C. Taylor, Rev. T. L. Shapcott.

Date and Place.

Presidents.

Secretaries.

1847. Oxford ...... Travers Twiss, D.C.L., F.R.S. ... Rev. W. H. Cox, J. J. Danson, F. G.

P. Neison. 1848. Swansea ... J. H. Vivian, M.P., F.R.S. ...... J. Fletcher, Capt. R. Shortrede 1819. Birmingham Rt. Hon. Lord Lyttelton ......... Dr. Finch, Prof. Hancock, F. G. P.

Neison. 1850. Edinburgh .. Very Rev. Dr. John Lee, Prof. Hancock, J. Fletcher, Dr. V.P.R.S.E.

| Stark. 1851. Ipswich...... Sir John P. Boileau, Bart. ...... J. Fletcher, Prof. Hancock. 1852. Belfast ...... His Grace the Archbishop of Prof. Hancock, Prof. Ingram, James | Dublin.

MacAdam, Jun. 1853. Hull ......... James Heywood, M.P., F.R.S. ... Edward Cheshire, William Newmarch, 1854. Liverpool ... Thomas Tooke, F.R.S. .............. E. Cheshire, J. T. Danson, Dr. W. H.

| Duncan, W. Newmarch. 1855. Glasgow ..... R. Monckton Milnes, M.P. ...... J. A. Campbell, E. Cheshire, W. New

I march, Prof. R. II. Walsh.

SECTION F (continued),-ECONOMIC SCIENCE AND STATISTICS. 1856. Cheltenham Rt. Hon. Lord Stanley, M.P. .../Rev. C. H. Bromby, E. Cheshire, Dr.

| W. N. Hancock Newmarch, W. M.

| Tartt. 1857. Dublin ...... His Grace the Archbishop of Prof. Cairns, Dr. H. D. Hutton, W. | Dublin, M.R.I.A.

Newmarch. 1858. Leeds......... Edward Baines

T. B. Baines, Prof. Cairns, S. Brown,

Capt. Fishbourne, Dr. J. Strang. 1859. Aberdeen ... Col. Sykes, M.P., F.R.S. ......... Prof. Cairns, Edmund Macrory, A. M.

Smith, Dr. John Strang. 1860. Oxford ....... Nassau W. Senior, M.A. ..... Edmund Macrory, W. Newmarch,

| Rev. Prof. J. E. T. Rogers. 1861. Manchester William Newmarch, F.R.S. .... David Chadwick, Prof. R. C. Christie,

E. Macrory, Rev. Prof. J. E. T.

Rogers. 1862. Cambridge.. Edwin Chadwick, C.B. ............... H. D. Macleod, Edmund Macrory. 1863. Newcastle ... William Tite, M.P., F.R.S. ....... T. Doubleday, Edmund Macrory,

| Frederick Purdy, James Potts. 1864. Bath. ........ William Farr, M.D., D.C.L., E. Macrory, E. T. Payne, F. Purdy.

F.R.S. 1865. Birmingham Rt. Hon. Lord Stanley, LL.D., G. J. D. Goodman, G. J. Johnston, M.P.

E. Macrory. 1806. Nottingham Prof. J. E. T. Rogers.............. R. Birkin, Jun., Prof. Leone Levi, E.

Macrory. 1867. Dundee ...... M. E. Grant Duff, M.P. ......... Prof. Leone Levi, E. Macrory, A. J.

1 Warden. 1868. Norwich ... Samuel Brown, Pres. Instit. Ac- Rev. W. C. Davie, Prof. Leone Levi.

tuaries. 1869. Exeter ...... Rt. Hon, Sir Stafford H. North-Edmund Macrory, Frederick Purdy,

cote, Bart., C.B., M.P. | Charles T. D. Acland. 1870. Liverpool... Prof. W. Stanley Jevons, M.A. .. Chas. R. Dudley Baxter, E. Macrory,

J. Miles Moss. 1871. Edinburgh Rt. Hon. Lord Neares............J. G. Fitch, James Meikle.

MECHANICAL SCIENCE.

SECTION G.-MECIIANICAL SCIENCE. 1836. Bristol ...... Davies Gilbert, D.C.L., F.R.S.... T. G. Bunt, G. T. Clark, W. West. 1837. Liverpool ... Rev. Dr. Robinson .................. Charles Vignoles, Thomas Webster. 1838. Newcastle ... Charles Babbage, F.R.S. ......... R. IIawthorn, C. Vignoles, T. Webster. 1839. Birmingham Prof. Willis, F.R.S., and Robert W. Carpmael, William Hawkes, ThoStephenson

mas Webster. 1840. Glasgow ... Sir John Robinson.................. J. Scott Russell, J. Thomson, J. Tod,

| c. Vignoles.

Date and Place.

Presidents.

Secretaries.

1841. Plymouth ... John Taylor, F.R.S. ...

Henry Chatfield, Thomas Webster. 1842. Manchester . Rev. Prof. Willis, F.R.S. ......... J. F. Bateman, J. Scott Russell, J.

| Thomson, Charles Vignoles. 1843. Cork ......... Prof. J. Macneill, M.R.I.A. ...... James Thomson, Robert Mallet. 1844. York ......... John Taylor, F.R.S. ............... Charles Vignoles, Thomas Webster. 1845. Cambridge .. George Rennie, F.R.S. ............. Rev. W. T. Kingsley. 1846. Southampton Rev. Prof. Willis, M.A., F.R.S. . William Betts, Jun., Charles Manby. 1847. Oxford ...... Rev. Prof. Walker, M.A., F.R.S. J. Glynn, R. A. Le Mesurier. 1848. Swansea ..... Rev. Prof. Walker, M.A., F.R.S. R. A. Le Mesurier, W. P. Struvé. 1849. Birmingham Robert Stephenson, M.P., F.R.S. Charles Manby, W. P. Marshall. 1850. Edinburgh... Rer. Dr. Robinson ............... Dr. Lees, David Stephenson. 1851. Ipswich...... William Cubitt, F.R.S. ... John Head, Charles Manby. 1852. Belfast ...... John Walker, C.E., LL.D., F.R.S. John F. Bateman, C. B. Hancock,

| Charles Manby, James Thomson. 1853. Hull ......... William Fairbairn, C.E., F.R.S.. James Oldham, J. Thomson, W. Sykes

1 Ward. 1854. Liverpool ... John Scott Russell, F.R.S. ...... John Grantham, J. Oldham, J. Thom

son. 1855. Glasgow ... W. J. Macquorn Rankine, C.E., L. Hill, Jun., William Ramsay, J. F.R.S.

Thomson. 1856. Cheltenhamt George Rennie, F.R.S. ...... .... C. Atherton, B. Jones, Jun., H. M.

Jeffery." 1857. Dublin ...... The Right Hon. The Earl of Prof. Downing, W.T. Doyne, A. Tate, | Rosse, F.R.S.

| James Thomson, Henry Wright. 1858. Leeds......... William Fairbairn, F.R.S. ..... J. C. Dennis, J. Dixon, X. Wright. 1859. Aberdeen ... Rev. Prof. Willis, M.A., F.R.S. . R. Abernethy, P. Le Neve Foster, H.

Wright. 1860. Oxford ...... Prof. W. J. Macquorn Rankine, P. Le Neve Foster, Rev. F. Harrison, | LL.D., F.R.S.

| Henry Wright. 1861. Manchester .J. F. Bateman, C.E., F.R.S........ P. Le Neve Foster, John Robinson, H.

| Wright. 1862. Cambridge .. William Fairbairn, LL.D., F.R.S. W. M. Fawcett, P. Le Neve Foster. 1863. Newcastle ... Rev. Prof. Willis, M.A., F.R.S. . P. Le Neve Foster, P. Westmacott, J.

| F. Spencer. 1864. Bath ......... J. Hawkshaw, F.R.S. ........... P. Le Neve Foster, Robert Pitt. 1865. Birmingham Sir W. G. Armstrong, LL.D., P. Le Neve Foster, Henry Lea, W. P. F.R.S.

| Marshall, Walter May. 1866. Nottingham Thomas Hawksley, V.P.Inst. P. Le Neve Foster, J. F. Iselin, M. C.E., F.G.S.

A. Tarbottom. 1867. Dundee ...... Prof. W. J. Macquorn Rankine, P. Le Neve Foster, John P. Smith, I LL.D., F.R.S.

1 W. W. Urquhart. 1868. Norwich ... G. P. Bidder, C.E., F.R.G.S. ... P. Le Neve Foster, J. F. Iselin, c.

Manby, W. Smith. 1869. Exeter ...... C. W. Siemens, F.R.S. ...... ...P. Le Neve Foster, H. Bauerman. 1870. Liverpool ... Chas. B. Vignoles, C.E., F.R.S. . H. Bauerman, P. Le Neve Foster, T.

King, J. N. Shoolbred. 1871. Edinburgh Prof. Fleeming Jenkin, F.R.S.... H. Bauerman, Alexander Leslie, J. P.

Smith.
List of Evening Lectures.

Date and Place.

Lecturer.

Subject of Discourse.

1842. Manchester. Charles Vignoles, F.R.S.......... The Principles and Construction of

Atmospheric Railways.
Sir M. I. Brunel .......... The Thames Tunnel.

R. I. Murchison. ..................... The Geology of Russia. 1843. Cork ........ Prof. Owen, M.D., F.R.S. .... The Dinornis of New Zealand. Prof. E. Forbes, F.R.S. ..... The Distribution of Animal Life in

the Ægean Sea. Dr. Robinson

The Earl of Rosse's Telescopo.

Date and Place.

Lecturer.

Subject of Discourse.

1844. York ......... Charles Lyell, F.R.S. ............ Geology of North America. Dr. Falconer, F.R.S.

The Gigantic Tortoise of the Siwalik

Hills in India. 1815. Cambridge.. G. B. Airy, F.R.S., Astron. Royal Progress of Terrestrial Magnetism.

R. I. Murchison, F.R.S.. Geology of Russia. 1816. Southampton Prof. Owen, M.D., F.R.S. Fossil Mammalia of the British Isles. Charles Lyell, F.R.S.

Valley and Delta of the Mississippi. W. R. Grove, F.R.S.

Properties of the Explosive substance discovered by Dr. Schönbein ; also some Researches of his own on the

Decomposition of Water by Heat. 1847. Oxford ...... Rev. Prof. B. Powell, F.R.S. ... Shooting-stars. Prof. M. Faraday, F.R.S. ...... Magnetic and Diamagnetic Pheno

mena. Hugh E. Strickland, F.G.S. ... The Dodo (Didus ineptus). 1848. Swansea ... John Percy, M.D., F.R.S. Metallurgical operations of Swansea

| and its neighbourhood. W. Carpenter, M.D., F.R.S... Recent Microscopical Discoveries. 1849. Birmingham Dr. Faraday, F.R.S..... Mr. Gassiot's Battery. Rev. Prof. Willis, M.A., F.R.S. | Transit of different Weights with

varying velocities on Railways. 1850. Edinburgh. Prof. J. H. Bennett, M.D., Passage of the Blood through the F.R.S.E.

| minute vessels of Animals in con

nexion with Nutrition. Dr. Mantell, F.R.S. ............... Extinct Birds of New Zealand. 1851. Ipswich ..... Prof. R. Owen, M.D., F.R.S. Distinction between Plants and Ani

mals, and their changes of Form. G. B. Airy, F.R.S., Astron. Roy. Total Solar Eclipse of July 28, 1851. 1852. Belfast ..... Prof. G.G. Stokes, D.C.L., F.R.S. Recent discoveries in the properties

of Light. Colonel Portlock, R.E., F.R.S. Recent discovery of Rock-salt at

Carrickfergus, and geological and practical considerations connected

with it. 1853. Hull ........ Prof. J. Phillips, LL.D., F.R.S., Some peculiar phenomena in the GeoF.G.S.

logy and Physical Geography of

Yorkshire.
Robert Hunt, F.R.S.

The present state of Photography. 1854. Liverpool ... Prof. R. Owen, M.D., F.R.S. ... Anthropomorphous Apes. Col. E. Sabine, V.P.R.S. ......... Progress of researches in Terrestrial

Magnetism. 1855. Glasgow...... Dr. W. B. Carpenter, F.R.S. .. Characters of Species. Lieut.-Col. H. Rawlinson ...... Assyrian and Babylonian Antiquities

and Ethnology. 1856. Cheltenham Col. Sir H. Rawlinson ........ Recent discoveries in Assyria and

Babylonia, with the results of Cuneiform research up to the present

time. W. R. Grove, F.R.S. ........... Correlation of Physical Forces. 1857. Dublin ...... Prof. W. Thomson, F.R.S. ...... The Atlantic Telegraph.

Rev. Dr. Livingstone, D.C.L. ... Recent discoveries in Africa. 1858. Leeds... Prof. J. Phillips, LL.D., F.R.S. The Ironstones of Yorkshire.

Prof. R. Owen, M.D., F.R.S. ... The Fossil Mammalia of Australia. 1859. Aberdeen ... Sir R.I. Murchison, D.C.L. ...... Geology of the Northern Highlands. Rev. Dr. Robinson, F.R.S. ...... Electrical Discharges in highly rare

fied Media. 1860. Oxford ...... Rev. Prof. Walker, F.R.S. ....... Physical Constitution of the Sun.

Captain Sherard Osborn, R.N.. Arctic Discovery. 1861. Manchester . Prof. W. A. Miller, M.A., F.R.S. Spectrum Analysis.

G. B. Airy, F.R.S., Astron. Roy.. The late Eclipse of the Sun. 1862, Cambridge . Prof. Tyndall, LL.D., F.R.S. ... The Forms and Action of Water,

Prof. Odling, F.R.S................ Organic Chemistry.

Date and Place.

Lecturer.

Subject of Discours..

......

1863. Newcastle- Prof. Williamson, F.R.S. The chemistry of the Galvanic Baton-Tyne.

tery considered in relation to Dy

namics. James Glaisher, F.R.S. The Balloon Ascents made for tho

British Association. 1864. Bath ......... Prof. Roscoe, F.R.S..

The Chemical Action of Light. Dr. Livingstone, F.R.S. ......... Recent Travels in Africa. 1865. Birmingham J. Boete Jukes, F.R.S. ... Probabilities as to the position and

extent of the Coal-measures beneath the red rocks of the Midland Coun

ties. 1866. Nottingham. William Huggins, F.R.S.... The results of Spectrum Analysis

applied to Heavenly Bodies. Dr. J. D. Hooker, F.R.S.......... Insular Floras. 1867. Dundee ...... Archibald Geikie, F.R.S.. The Geological origin of the present

Scenery of Scotland.
Alexander Herschel, F.R.A.S. ... The present state of knowledge re-

garding Meteors and Meteorites. 1868. Norwich .... J. Fergusson, F.R.S. ........... Archæology of the early Buddhist

Monuments. Dr. W. Odling, F.R.S. .......... Reverse Chemical Actions. 1869. Exeter ...... Prof. J. Phillips, LL.D., F.R.S. Vesuvius. J. Norman Lockyer, F.R.S........ The Physical Constitution of the

Stars and Nebulæ. 1870. Liverpool ... Prof. J. Tyndall, LL.D., F.R.S. The Scientific Use of the Imagination.

Prof. W. J. Macquorn Rankine, Stream-lines and Waves, in connexion
LL.D., F.R.S.

with Naval Architecture. 1871. Edinburgh F. A. Abel, F.R.S. ..

On some recent investigations and ap

1 plications of Explosive Agents. E. B. Tylor, F.R.S. ............... On the Relation of Primitive to Mo

| dern Civilization.

Lectures to the Operative Classes. 1867. Dundee ....... Prof. J. Tyndall, LL.D., F.R.S. Matter and Force. 1868. Norwich .... Prof. Huxley, LL.D., F.R.S. ... A piece of Chalk. 1869. Exeter ......Prof. Miller, M.D., F.R.S. ...... Experimental illustrations of the

modes of detecting the Composition of the Sun and other Heavenly

Bodies by the Spectrum. 1870. Liverpool ... Sir John Lubbock, Bart., M.P., Savages.

1 F.R.S.

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