Glencorse, Midlothian

Was the birthplace of Charles Thomson Rees Wilson (1869-1959), inventor of the cloud chamber (Nobel Prize in Physics, 1927).

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

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