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Authorised form of nameMain; Robert (1808 - 1878)
Dates1808 - 1878
NationalityBritish
Place of birthUpnor, Kent, England
Date of birth12 July 1808
Place of deathRadcliffe Observatory, Oxford
Date of death09 May 1878
OccupationAstronomer
ActivityEducation:
MA (Cabridge)
Memberships:
FRAS (President 1860)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election07/06/1860
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/18001987
Royal Society codeNA3602
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/7Volume 7 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1864-1866
AP/47/4Lunar curves of M. temperature at Greenwich - tables1865
EC/1860/15Main, Robert: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/7/191Letter from R [Robert] Main, Radcliffe Observatory, Oxford, to J Park Harrison29 March 1865
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