ANDERSON, Philip. 1816? — Malabar Hill, Bombay 13.12.1857. Rev. British Priest in India interested in Sanskrit and History. Son of a chaplain of the E.I.C., educated at St. Paul’s School and Cambridge (B.A. 1838, M.A. 1849). In 1849 to India, where he served as the chaplain of Colaba (in Bombay) until his death.
Publications: Published an inscription in JBRAS 3:2, 1851, 213-223; and “Some Account of the Bhatti Kávya”, ib. 20-26.
– The English in Western India being the Early History of the Factory at Surat, of Bombay, and the Subordinate Factories on the Western Coast. Bombay 1854, rev. 2nd ed. L. 1856.
Sources: Boase, Modern English Biogr. in Br. Biogr. Arch.; Alumni Cantabr.