Email: Survey Officer


Evans, John Silas, Canon, (1864-1953), amateur astronomer and
author, one time vicar at St. Asaph, and Anglican curate in Rhos-ddu

Jones, John (c. 1823-1900), worked on compiling almanacs.

Lloyd, John Alun (1895-?), amateur astronomer and observer, Gwern-y-Mynydd.

Thorp, Thomas (1850-1914), amateur astronomer, retired to Prestatyn.


Private observatory of Thomas Thorp in Prestatyn, c. 1910.

Astronomy Groups

Clwyd Astronomical Society (1976-c.1979).

Academics and associated professionals


Telescope/equipment manufacturers

Useful addresses

County Record Office
The Old Rectory, Hawarden, CH5 3NR, Wales (Tel 01244 532364; Email archives@flintshire.gov.uk; URL http://www.llgc.org.uk/cac/cac0032.htm)

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