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Moseley, Henry Nottidgelocked

  • B. B. Woodward
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Moseley, Henry Nottidge (1844–1891), naturalist, was born at St Ann's Hill, Wandsworth, Surrey, on 14 November 1844, the son of Henry Moseley (1801–1872), the mathematician, and Harriet, daughter of William Nottidge of Wandsworth Common. He was educated at Harrow School, where he was an undistinguished student except for his 'experiments on plants, preservation of insects, etc.' (...

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