Minneplakett - Preston

University of Central Lancashire - Harris Building, Corporation Street
Preston (Lancashire, Storbritannia)
Geografiske koordinater : 53.7615,-2.7072
Minneplakett (Lokal eller landsberømt person)

John Tyndall F.R.S. 1820 - 1893 Professor of Natural Philosophy at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, London. A physicist who conducted research in many branches of science and established the basis of the modern physics and chemistry curricula. In 1842 he was a student at the Preston Institution for the Diffusion of Knowledge, which later became the University of Central Lancashire.