Bedford Borough Council logo Central Bedfordshire Council logo

The Virtual Library

Follow us on Pinterest Follow us on Twitter Contact us on Facebook Home Page What's On Contact Us Help

William Henry Smyth
Commemorative Plaque

People > William Henry Smyth

William Henry Smyth Commemorative Plaque

Commemorative plaque located at 6 The Crescent. Erected 2017.
The inscription states:
William H Smyth FRS
1788 - 1865
Astronomer and President
of the
Royal Astronomical Society
built his Observatory
here in 1827

© Photo by Stuart Antrobus

Page last updated: 13th March 2018