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British Industrial History

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Herbert Stanley Allen

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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.

1930 F.R.S.

1954 Died in Rosshire

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