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Stewart, Balfourlocked

  • P. J. Hartog
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Stewart, Balfour (1828–1887), physicist and meteorologist, was born at Edinburgh on 1 November 1828, the son of William Stewart, a tea merchant of Leith, and his wife, Jane, daughter of William Clouston, for sixty years minister of Stromness, Orkney. William Stewart belonged to the ...

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