**Peter Nicholson**(1765-1844), architect, carpenter, surveyor, practical builder and private teacher of mathematics. Author of some 30 books, including 9 on mathematics, his works on carpentry and architecture abound with mathematical observations and constructions. His

*Essays on the Combinatorial Analysis*appeared in 1818. But the monument makes no mention of his mathematics.

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An extract from

*The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles*created by David Singmaster

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