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Unveiling of the Joule Memorial Statue

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MANCHESTER claims the distinction of having been the home of two or our greatest men of science—Dalton and Joule—and it has shown itself worthy of the honour. A beautiful statue of Dalton has adorned the vestibule of the Town Hall for some years, and on Friday last, one of Joule, by Mr. A. Gilbert, was unveiled in the same place, the two philosophers standing face to face.

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