Stephen Weston (antiquary)

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The Reverend Stephen Weston, BD, FRS, FSA (1747–1830) was an English antiquarian, clergyman and man of letters.

Writings[edit]

Weston played major roles in the translation of the Rosetta Stone, presenting his work before the Society of Antiquaries in April 1811. He also published travel notes, classical texts and annotations, notes on Shakespeare, scriptural discussions and translations from Arabic, Chinese and Persian.

Education[edit]

Weston was educated at Blundell's School, Eton College and Exeter College, Oxford.[1]

Career[edit]

Weston’s achievements and positions included:

Biographical references and publications[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.blundells.org/admin/school_notable-obs.htm