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Astronomical Society

Group  From 12/1/1820 

Categories: Science

From the picture source website: "... conceived on 12 January 1820 when 14 gentlemen sat down to dinner at the Freemason's Tavern, in Lincoln's Inn Fields .... the new Society was born on 10 March 1820 with the first meeting of the Council and the Society as a whole."  Became the Royal Astronomical Society in 1831.

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William Wollaston - lost plaque

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