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Inventors: Nevil Maskelyne

Nevil Maskelyne was the fifth Astronomer Royal at Greenwich, from 1765 to his death, and a Commissioner of Longitude.

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Longitude Legends: Nevil Maskelyne

This week's Longitude Legend is one of my favourite characters from the longitude story: Nevil Maskelyne. He was played by Samuel West against Michael...

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Nevil Maskelyne (1732-1811)

Maskelyne was the fifth Astronomer Royal at Greenwich from 1765 to 1811, succeeding Nathaniel Bliss (the shortest-ever holder of the post, 1762 to his...

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