Derby

Henry Cavendish (1731-1810) is buried in the family vault in the Cathedral of All Saints, Derby.

In the Art Gallery, Derby, is one of the fine paintings by Joseph Wright of Derby (1734-1797: A Philosopher Giving a Lecture on the Orrery of 1766, showing an orrery similar to Thomas Wright's grand orrery.

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

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