Penzance, Cornwall

Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles


Humphrey Davy (1778-1829) was born here: there is a statue of him in the main street: Market Jew Street [1].

See THIS LINK


References (show)

  1. Greenaway, F. Chemistry Background Book: Humphrey Davy, Nuffield Foundation, London, 1966; p.2 is a photo

The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles was created by David Singmaster.
The original site is at THIS LINK.