Harrington, Robert ♂
M.D. 27.3.1784 on testimonials signed by John Leake M.D. and John Wasdale M.D.
Writer on scientific subjects, but controversial - believed in phlogiston and tried to disprove Lavoisier. [Phogiston was believed to be a fire-like element contained in combustible bodies and released during combustion].
- P.J. Wallis and R.V. Wallis, Eighteenth Century Medics (Newcastle, 1988)