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Natural history collector. Born at the family seat near Manchester where he a...
Inventor of the marine chronometer. Born Yorkshire. Died London. Buried at...
Chemist. Born Penzance. Wrote "Researches, Chemical and Philosophical". Dis...
Born Bristol. "The sailors' friend" , whose Load Line prevented ships becom...
Managing Director of NPL 2000 - 2005.
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12,210 brave WW1 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.
23,831 brave WW2 seamen remembered on the monument at Tower Hill.