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Re: Sir John Frederick William Herschel
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2017, 23:20:33 »
Not really Kent related,but as a taxi driver in Bath I sometimes take customers here

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herschel_Museum_of_Astronomy
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Sir John Frederick William Herschel
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2017, 17:56:24 »
To the memory of Sir John Frederick William Herschel Bart.
Astronomer & Scientist
7 March 1792 – 11 May 1871
He lived for 31 years at Collingwood in this Parish and is buried in Westminster Abbey.
Also his wife Margaret Brodie Herschel nee Stewart.
16th August 1810 – 3 August 1884
She died at Collingwood and is buried in this churchyard.


 

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