Reference numberNLB/1/159
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p140-141
TitleCopy letter from George Gabriel Stokes, to the Secretary to the Admiralty
Date15 July 1886
DescriptionLists the names of the observers in the expedition party proceeding to Grenada to observe the solar eclipse of 29 August: J[oseph] Norman Lockyer in charge, Captain L Darwin, E W Maunder, Reverend S J Perry, Dr A Schuster, Professor J E Thorpe, and H H Turner. Mr G Murray will accompany the expedition to make investigations in natural history. Asks the Secretary to inform the Captain of the man-of-war that will convey the party from Barbados to Grenada, of the names of the observers and to give such assistance as he can afford.
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NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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