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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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Professor John Henry Poynting (1852-1914), Physicist of [[Masons College, Birmingham]]
Professor John Henry Poynting (1852-1914), Physicist of [[Mason Science College, Birmingham]]


1852 Born in Manchester.  
1852 Born in Manchester.  

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Professor John Henry Poynting (1852-1914), Physicist of Mason Science College, Birmingham

1852 Born in Manchester.

Attended Owens College, Manchester, and London University (B.Sc. 1872).

1872 Admitted to Trinity College, Cambridge

1874 Graduated B.A. (3rd Wrangler)

1878-80 Fellow of the college.

1880-14 Professor of Physics at Birmingham University

1888 Admitted to the Royal Society

1899 President of Section A, of the British Association.

1909-11 (sic) President of the Physical Society

1914 Died March 30


1914 Obituary.[1]



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