Catherington, Hampshire

In All Saints' Churchyard is the grave of Admiral Sir Charles Napier (1786-1860), who owned an estate nearby. He was a descendent of John Napier the inventor of logarithms and half cousin to General Sir Charles Napier.

Ther is a pillar commemorating the Admiral in Victoria Park, Portsmouth.


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