References for John Brinkley


    Books:

  1. R S Ball, Great Astronomers (Isbister, London, 1895).
  2. J Brinkley, J W Stubbs and F Brunnow, Brinkley's Astronomy (Longmans, Green, and Co., London, 1871).
  3. N D McMillan, The gentlemen of science, the Rev. Bartholomew Lloyd and the Rev. John Brinkley, and the analytical reform of Irish mathematics 1800-1831 (Carlow, 1985).

    Articles:

  4. Yu A Belii, B Penkov and G I Chobanov, John Brinkley, Anniversaries in mathematics history for 1985 (Bulgarian), Fiz.-Mat. Spis. B''lgar. Akad. Nauk. 27(60) (3) (1985), 267-271.
  5. John Brinkley, A Cambridge Alumni Database, University of Cambridge.
  6. John Brinkley, The Royal Observatory Greenwich.
    http://www.royalobservatorygreenwich.org/articles.php?article=1128
  7. M Croarken, Astronomical Labourers: Maskelyne's Assistants at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, 1761-1811, Notes Records Royal Society London 57 (3) (2003), 285-298.
  8. M Croarken, John Brinkley, in Virginia Trimble, Thomas R Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard Jarrell, Jordan D Marché and F Jamil Ragep (eds.), Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers (Springer Science & Business Media, 2007).
  9. F E Dixon, Dunsink Observatory and Its Astronomers, Dublin Historical Record 11 (2) (1950), 33-50.
  10. Dr Brinkley, Bishop of Cloyne, Gentleman's Magazine 4 (1835), 547.
  11. Dr Brinkley, Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society 9 (1836), 281-282.
  12. N D McMillan, The analytical reform of Irish mathematics: 1800-1831, Irish Math. Soc. Newslett. No. 10 (1984), 61-75.
  13. N D McMillan, Organisation and Achievements of Irish Astronomy in the Nineteenth Century, The Irish Astronomical Journal 19 (3-4) (1990), 101-118.
  14. W Maziere Brady, John Brinkley, Clerical and Parochial Records of Cork, Cloyne, and Ross 3 (Alexander Thom, Dublin, 1864), 130-133.
  15. J Venn, John Brinkley, Biographical History of Gonville and Caius College 1349-1897 II (Cambridge University Press, 1898), 107-108.
  16. P A Wayman, Brinkley, John (1766/7-1835), Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004).
    See THIS LINK.
  17. P A Wayman, J Brinkley 1766-1835, in J Nudds, N D McMillan, D Weaire and S McKenna-Lawlor (eds.), Science in Ireland 1800-1930: Tradition and Reform (Trinity College, Dublin, 1988).
  18. P A Wayman, The Andrews' Professors of Astronomy and Dunsink Observatory 1785-1985, The Irish Astronomical Journal 17 (1986), 167.