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1873 Born at Bodmin, Cornwall.
Educated at Kingswood, Somerset
1893 Cambridge University
1896 Graduated with 1st Class honours in natural sciences
1900 Superintendent of Blythswood Laboratory, Renfrew
1905-19 Lecturer in Physics at King's College, London
1919 Lecturer in Natural Philosophy at Edinburgh University
1923 Professor of Natural Philosophy at St Andrews University. Director of the Physics Research Laboratory at St Andrews.
1954 Died in Rosshire