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Baxendell, Josephlocked

(1815–1887)
  • C. W. Sutton
  • , revised by Katharine Anderson

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Baxendell, Joseph (1815–1887), meteorologist and astronomer, was born on 19 April 1815 at Bank Top, Manchester, the son of Thomas Baxendell and his wife, Mary Shepley. One of a family of six sons and two daughters, he was described by contemporaries as largely self-educated, but he attended ...

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