Baden Powell

1796–1860

Clergyman and writer on optics and theological topics ; active in university reform. Vicar of Plumstead, Kent, 1821–7. Savilian Professor of geometry at Oxford University, 1827–60. Author of an article on the study of the evidences of Christianity in Essays and reviews (1860). FRS 1824.

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