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|Christie, William Henry Mahoney.|
Adm. pens. at TRINITY, June 13, 1863.
S. of Samuel Hunter (1800). B. Oct. 1, 1845, at Woolwich.
School, King's College, London.
Matric. Michs. 1864; Scholar, 1866; B.A. (4th Wrangler) 1868; M.A. 1871.
Hon. D.Sc. (Oxford). Chief Assistant at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, 1870; made large extensions in the buildings and instruments, many of which were designed by him; served on the Observatory Council for over 40 years.
Observed and photographed the total eclipses of 1896, 1900 and 1905.
F.R.S., F.R.A.S. Of The Tower House Downe, Kent.
Died Jan. 22, 1922.
Half-brother of Charles C. (1827).
(The Annual Register, 1922.)
|William Henry Mahoney CHRISTIE |
Approx. lifespan: 18451922
Tripos: Trin. Math. 1868star
Adm pens. Trinity College 1863:06:13
s. of Samuel Hunter CHRISTIE (1800)
b. Woolwich, [London], 1845:10:01
School Sch: King's College London ,
BA 4 th Wrangler 1868
Hon. DSc Oxford
Chief Assistant at: : Royal Observatory Greenwich, [London], 1870
made large extensions in the buildings and instruments, many of which were designed by him; served on
Observatory Council for over 40 years.
Observed and photographed the total eclipses of 1896, 1900, and 1905
Of The Tower House Downe, Kent ,
Half-brother of Charles C. CHRISTIE (1827)
( The Annual Register 1922)