Peebles, Peeblesshire

The Caledonian Railway Tunnel, near Peebles, Scottish Borders, is where C.T.R. Wilson confirmed the existence of cosmic rays with his cloud chamber, c1911 [Larsen, pp.42-43].


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Gazetteer Index Main MacTutor index

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

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