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James Clerk Maxwell UK Locations Tour

Marischal College Aberdeen - panoramio
Marischal College Aberdeen

This new virtual tour of Maxwell related locations across the UK includes Glenlair, Aberdeen, London, and Cambridge.

Start the virtual tour of Maxwell's UK locations

It uses Google Earth. Click the Present button when it loads.

Our picture gallery page also has a range of historic and modern images of these locations.

Links to further information about selected locations

Maxwell's first job was professor of natural philosphy at Marischal College in 1856 where he met his future wife ...MORE.
(The Aberdeen pages were produced by former Trustee Dr John Reid 1942-2021.)

Later (1874) he set up the Cavendish Laboratory at Cambridge which houses a small museum ...MORE

His family's country estate was at Glenlair in Dumfries and Galloway, and he is buried in Parton churchyard there.

The JCM Foundation is a charity formed in Scotland in 1977. (Registered Charity SC015003)
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