CHARLES PRITCHARD (1808-1893), British astronomer, was born at Alberbury, Shropshire, on the 29th of February 1808.
Some examples of use of the latter are given by Professor Pritchard (Mem.
By De la Rue's advice, Pritchard began his career there with a determination of the physical libration of the moon, or the nutation of its axis.
In 1882 Pritchard commenced a systematic study of stellar photometry.
Thereupon the attorneys for the railway applied to Judge Jeter Connelly Pritchard (b.