in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online October 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; Engineering and Technology; Oceanography and Hydrology. 1336 words.
Roberts, Edward (1845–1933), tidal computer, was born at the Broadway, Deptford, Kent, on 30 April 1845, the son of John Roberts, dealer in glass and earthenware, and his wife, Charlotte, n...