Honour to Whom Honour is Due
Scientific Practitioners, Patronage
Announces the award of the 'Romford [Rumford] Medal' to Balfour Stewart at a recent Royal Society meeting. Questions whether this was not a mistake, supposing that such a medal should have been awarded instead to Ind Coope and Co. (a firm of brewers based in Romford, Essex).
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