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Rochester, George Dixonlocked

  • Arnold Wolfendale


Rochester, George Dixon (1908–2001), physicist, was born at 13 Mutual Street, Wallsend, Northumberland, on 4 February 1908, the only child of Thomas Rochester (1873–1958), a blacksmith, who was later a toolsmith in Swan Hunter's shipyard, and his wife, Ellen, née Dixon (1878–1958). Thomas Rochester...

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