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Baird, Andrew Wilson (1842–1908), tidal surveyor

Elizabeth Baigent

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/30539

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Baird, Andrew Wilson (1842–1908), tidal surveyor, was the eldest son in a family of five sons and four daughters born to Thomas Baird, of Woodlands, Cults, Aberdeen, and his wife, Catherine Imray. He was born in Aberdeen on 26 April 1842 and was educated in the town first at the grammar school and then at ...

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