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Portsmouth in Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom
 

Hertha Ayrton

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2018
1. Hertha Ayrton Marker
Inscription.
Hertha
Ayrton
Engineer, Physicist, and Inventor.
First Woman to be nominated as
a Fellow of the Royal Society.
Suffragette and vigorous supporter
of Women’s rights
Born in Portsea on the
site of this building
in 1854

 
Location. 50° 47.984′ N, 1° 5.902′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, England, in Hampshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Queen Street and St. James’s Street, on the right when traveling east on Queen Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 Queen Street, Portsmouth, England PO1 3HL, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. HMS Powerful Memorial (about 240 meters away, measured in a direct line); St. John the Evangelist (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); HMS Royal Sovereign Memorial (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); HMS Victoria Memorial (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Charles Napier (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); HMS Centurion Memorial (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); HMS Orlando Memorial (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Workers Memorial Day (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Also see . . .  Hertha Ayrton Way on Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 12, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Hertha Ayrton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2018
2. Hertha Ayrton Marker

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 58 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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