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Talk - Near Neighbours of the New Town

Door open days


Dr John W Arthur

James Clerk Maxwell, the worlds greatest physicist of 19th Century, was born in 1831 at 14 India Street. The talk will explain why he should be be remembered, not least every time we reach for our mobile phone.

It will cover his family's connection with not only this New Town house, but at least a dozen more not a 'stone's throw' distant...


Where to find us

  • 14 India Street
  • Edinburgh
  • EH3 6EZ