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Rev. T. E. Espin

Nature volume 135, pages 257258 (16 February 1935) | Download Citation



WE regret to record the death on December 2 of the Rev. T. H. E. C. Espin, the well-known amateur astronomer. He began observing with a 1-in. telescope while at school at Haileybury, where his interest in the heavens was aroused by the appearance of Coggia's comet in 1872, and by his form master's lectures on his favourite hobby, astronomy.

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