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John Harrison
Birth: Mar. 31, 1693
Foulby
West Yorkshire, England
Death: Mar. 24, 1776, England

Inventor of the chronometer, which enabled the determination of longitude at sea. His orginial chronometers can still be seen at Greenwich Observatory. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Anne Barrel Harrison (1693 - 1726)
  Elizabeth Scott Harrison (1705 - 1777)
 
Burial:
St John-at-Hampstead Churchyard
Hampstead
London Borough of Camden
Greater London, England
GPS (lat/lon): 51.55514, -0.18102
 
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Record added: May 09, 1999
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