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History of Lunar Observing in Britain

Guest Speaker

Thursday, 18th December 2014 (19:45 - 22:00)

Venue: Meeting Room, Swinton Bottom Club (Formerly Swinton WMC)

Content of this talk has yet to be confirmed.

Speaker: Bill Leatherbarrow

Bill Leatherbarrow is an enthusiastic visual observer of the Moon and planets. He is also interested in using modern high-resolution imaging of the lunar surface to shed light on historical problems. Currently Director of the Lunar Section, he also serves on the Committee of the Mercury and Venus Section. In the past he was a member of the Lunar Section Committee under the directorships of Patrick Moore and Ron Maddison and has served as Secretary to the Mercury and Venus Section under the long directorship of Hedley Robinson.

Bill Leatherbarrow

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