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Dunkin, Edwinlocked

(1821–1898)
  • Allan Chapman

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Dunkin, Edwin (1821–1898), astronomer, was born at 10 Paul's Terrace, Truro, Cornwall, on 19 August 1821, the son of William Dunkin (d. 1838), a computer, or mathematical calculator, on the Nautical Almanac, and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Wise, the daughter of a ...

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Royal Astronomical Society, London
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London