Plaque for 1639 transit of Venus

Plaque for 1639 transit of Venus

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Caption: Plaque for 1639 transit of Venus, at Carr House. This plaque commemorates the first European observation of the transit of Venus, which was made by Jeremiah Horrocks (1619-1641) at Carr House, Much Hoole, Lancashire, UK, on 24th November 1639.

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