Cockermouth, Cumbria

John Dalton (1766-1844) was born in Cockermouth, where he went to school and started teaching at age 12, leaving at age 15.

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Gazetteer Index Main MacTutor index

An extract from The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles created by David Singmaster

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