Benjamin Martin 1705 - 1782

occupation:
Optical instrument maker,
Philosophical instrument maker, mathematical instrument maker,
Science lecturer
Nationality:
English; British
born in:
Worplesdon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

John R. Millburn, ‘Martin, Benjamin (bap. 1705, d. 1782)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/18175]; Clifton, G., 'Directory of British Scientific Instrument Makers 1550-1851' (Zwemmer, 1995)