Born 1733 - Died 1779 British surveying engineer responsible for the surveying of the Mason and Dixon Line between Maryland and Pennsylvania.
Letter of Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon
Facsimile of letter dated October 1767 concerning the halting of the boundary line survey. From the Maryland state archives.
Mason & Dixon at the Cape
Essay on a visit to South Africa in 1761. From the Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa, November 1951.
On First Reading Thomas Pynchon's Mason and Dixon
Essay by Peter Schmidt.
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