William Whewell (1794-1866) was born in Lancaster.

Lancaster University has a Richardson Institute for Conflict and Peace Research, named after Lewis Fry Richardson (1881-1953), author of The mathematical psychology of war (1919), Statistics of deadly quarrels (1950), &c.

To see an Ordnance Survey map click at THIS LINK

Gazetteer Index Main MacTutor index

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

The original site is at THIS LINK