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date: 27 February 2020

Hind, John Russelllocked

(1823–1895)
  • Roger Hutchins

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Hind, John Russell (1823–1895), astronomer, was born on 12 May 1823 in Nottingham, the son of John Hind, a lace manufacturer. He was educated privately, then at Nottingham grammar school, and when aged seventeen was placed as assistant to a civil engineer in ...

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Lambeth Palace London
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
Royal Astronomical Society, London
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
National Portrait Gallery, London
Royal Society, London