The Quarterly Meeting was held on Thursday, December 6th, 1839, at Leeds, in the Hall of the Philosophical and Literary Society, and was numerously attended by both members and strangers.
The Morning Sitting commenced at eleven o’clock. Amongst the gentlemen present we observed—C. J. Brandling, Esq., Middleton Lodge; the Rev. Samuel Sharp, Vicar of Wakefield; Henry Leah, Esq., of Byerley; the Rev. Theo. Barnes, Castleford; Dr. Carr, Knostrop; the Rev. Thomas Furbank, Bramley; William Sharp, Esq., Bradford; Edward William Binney, Esq., (the Secretary) and J. E. Bowman, Esq., a deputation from the Manchester Geological Society; William Cooper, Esq., Mount Vernon; Dr. Wright, Wakefield, Thomas Wilson, Esq., the Banks, Barnsley; T. G. Clayton, Esq., Byerley; Rev. W. Thorp, Womersley; J. G. Marshall, Esq., Headingley; Henry Hartop, Esq., Hoyland; Henry Briggs, Esq., Overton; Edward Waud, Esq., Chester Court; T. W. Embleton, Esq., Middleton; Charles Morton, Esq., Darton; William Bull, Esq., Hostingley House, Rev. W. H. Teale; Andrew Faulds, Esq., Worsborough; R. D. Chantrell, Esq., George Shaw, Esq., John Lapage, Esq., Robert Arthington, Esq., Dr. Williamson, Dr. Hunter, J. P. Sanderson, Esq., Anthony Titley, Esq., W. Willock, Esq., E. J. Teale, Esq., G. W. Bischoff, Esq., Henry Teal, Esq., Thomas Hebden, Esq., Dr. Pyemont Smith, Mr. Bateson, Mr. Hare, Mr. Samuel Smith, Mr. Price, Mr. Thomas Butler, Mr. Wm. Hey, Mr. S. D. Martin, Rev. R. W. Hamilton, Mr. W. West, Mr. J. O. March, Mr. N. P. Simes, Mr. W. S. Ward, Mr. C. J. Smith, Mr. Benjamin Biram, Wentworth, &c.
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