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Type: dark nebula
Note (supplied by Bill Gray, Project Pluto): Irregular; dusky; diam. 30; BD +55 2495 (magnitude 7.9) in NW edge; BD +54 2455 (magnitude 9.0) near center
"The following observations, therefore, were made with the 6-inch Cooke refractor at Brockhurst, usually with a fine achromatic Kellner eyepiece of 1-inch focus and field of 36' ... observed on two nights, commencing in 1929 August and ending in December ... on very clear nights, and in the total absence of the moonlight, when the Milky Way was conspicuous."
Barnard 357: "Dense dark space, nearly filling field of 36' diameter. BD +55°2495, 7.9 mag, is on the np edge."
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