S2A3 Biographical Database of Southern African Science




Linton, Mr Robert (metallurgy)

Born: Date not known, Place not known.
Died: Date not known, Place not known.

Robert Linton read a paper on "Zinc dust precipitation at Cerro Prieto" before the Chemical, Metallurgical and Mining Society of South Africa in September 1908 [Cerro Prieto was a gold mine in Sonora State, Mexico]. The paper was published in the society's Journal (Vol. 9, pp. 224-). Although he was not a member of the society at this time, he had become an associate by 1911/2, when he contributed "Notes on the cyaniding of concentrate" (Ibid, 1911/2, Vol. 12, pp. 14-16).


List of sources:
Chemical, Metallurgical and Mining Society of South Africa. Journal, 1908, Vol. 9; and 1911/2, Vol. 12.


Compiled by: C. Plug


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