Reference numberNLB/1/160
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p142-143
TitleCopy letter from George Gabriel Stokes, to the Under Secretary of State, the Colonial Office
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 Governor of Grenada of the names of the observers requesting him to give such assistance as he may be able to afford.
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NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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