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(1362) Griqua

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1935 QG1. Discovered 1935 July 31 by C. Jackson at Johannesburg.

Named for the tribe of mixed people of Bushman and Hottentot descent in Griqualand which is the district around the city of Kimberley, north of the Orange river. (H 124)

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(2003). (1362) Griqua. In: Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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