Richmond, North Yorkshire

Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles


William Herschel lived here for some time while head of the Durham Militia Band in 1760-1761 [1].

Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) attended the Grammar School here in 1844-1846. [2]


References (show)

  1. Brown, Frank. William Herschel. Musician & Composer. William Herschel Society, Bath, 1990.
  2. Myers, Alan. Myers' Literary Guide The North East. Mid Northumberland Arts Group, Ashington, Northumberland and Carcanet Press, Manchester, 1995. p.16

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