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Baxendell, Josephlocked

  • C. W. Sutton
  • , revised by Katharine Anderson


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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