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(741) Botolphia

Reference work entry

Discovered 1913 Feb. 10 by J. H. Metcalf at Winchester.

Named for the city of Boston, Massachusetts. The city derives its name from Saint Botolph who founded a monastery in the year 654. (H 74)

See also the remarks to planet  (1052).

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