Thomson, Richard (M)

b. 1794. d. 2 January 1865. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, antiquarian, and librarian. Born in London. Unmarried. Interested in antiquaries. Honorary secretary of the London Institution (1824-1869). Elected joint librarian of the London Institute in 1834. Author of *The Chronicles of London Bridge* (1827) and *Tales of an Antiquary* (1828). Biographical information *Curran Index*, *ODNB*. (JH, SP, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Farewell: Addressed to a Friend Embarking for Canton 1828 Forget-Me-Not Poet 14097
To-morrow 1830 Forget-Me-Not Poet 14462
The Ninth Anniversary; An Incantation for “The Forget Me Not” 1831 Forget-Me-Not Poet 15682