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  • (1960–2005) Ray Thompson's observatory at 7 Welton Street, Maple, Ontario.

  • (1900?–33?) Rev. Dr. Marsh's observatory on Aberdeen Avenue, Hamilton, Ontario.

  • (1900?–53?) An observatory owned (sequentially) by two Toronto members.

  • (1979–2016) Leo Enright's observatory at Sharbot Lake, Ontario.

  • (1960?–69?) Terry Dickinson's observatory in Toronto.

  • (1904-90) An active member of the Hamilton Centre.

  • (1846-1930) Math teacher at Upper Canada College, later a lawyer; Society President (1896-97).

  • (1916–94) An active Saskatoon Centre member; Service Award 1982.

  • (1893-1988) DAO astronomer. Society President (1940).

  • (1941-) A longtime professor of Astronomy at U of T Erindale, well known for his work in variable stars and astronomy education. Society President (1978-80), and Observer's Handbook editor (1971-81). Recipient of the RASC Gold Medal in 1962 and Service Award in 1977.


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