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Latitude: 52.2036 / 52°12'12"N
Longitude: 0.1188 / 0°7'7"E
OS Eastings: 544886
OS Northings: 258266
OS Grid: TL448582
Mapcode National: GBR L79.T07
Mapcode Global: VHHK3.0WN3
Entry Name: Cavendish Laboratory of Experimental Physics
Listing Date: 26 April 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1331808
English Heritage Legacy ID: 47301
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2
Electoral Ward/Division: Market
Built-Up Area: Cambridge
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Edward King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Ely
NEW MUSEUM SITE
of Experimental Physics
(Free School Lane)
TL 4458 SE 6/304 26.4.50.
1874, by Fawcett. Stone facing. 3 storeys. 3 light windows. The building
contains a good early Renaissance doorway of stone from the Perse School
circa 1600. The South wing is of 1896, the North wing of 1908, both also
by Fawcett. Of great historical importance, the atom was first split here
by Lord Rutherford in 1929.
Listing NGR: TL4488658266
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