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This 1965 photo shows Sir Barnes Wallis with reminders from many aspects of his inventive career.
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sirbarneswallis.com ~ Iain Murray is a lecturer at Dundee University, and one of his heroes is Sir Barnes Wallis. His website on Barnes Wallis is now under its own domain, and contains an amazing amount of information on all aspects of the work of Sir Barnes Wallis. It also includes an incredibly compehensive list of places where you can read about or find items associated with Barnes Wallis. Iain Murray deserves congratulations on his vast website. (www.sirbarneswallis.com)
Barnes Wallis Foundation ~ This was established in 2014, replacing the Barnes Wallis Memorial Trust which had been founded in 1986. They aim to inspire, inform, and educate people about the work and achievements of Sir Barnes Wallis. Amongst its trustees are Christopher Wallis's sister (Mary) and son (Humphrey). (www.barneswallisfoundation.co.uk)
Effingham ~ The Surrey Village where Sir Barnes Wallis lived. (www.effingham.co.uk) [not now available]
Royal Observer Corps Association ~ Some history starting with Sir Barnes Wallis's birthplace at Ripley in Derbyshire. (www.rocassoc.org.uk/open/items/gr08/barnes_wallis.htm)
Science and Society Picture Library ~ Images from the Science Museum Library, many showing Sir Barnes Wallis's study (In Feb 2018 there were 19 images available. From Home Page search for: Sir Barnes Wallis (www.scienceandsociety.co.uk)
BBC History ~ Brief History of Sir Barnes Wallis's work. (www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/wallis_neville_barnes.shtml)
Wikipedia article ~ Wikipedia article on Barnes Wallis. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barnes_Wallis)
Biography Online article ~ Biography Online article on Barnes Wallis. (https://www.biographyonline.net/military/barnes-wallis.html)
Famous People article ~ The Famous People article on Barnes Wallis. (https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/barnes-wallis-6442.php) ~ It is probably easier to read this as the pdf version, available underneath the photo of Barnes Wallis
National Portrait Gallery images ~ Images of Sir Barnes Wallis at the National Portrait Gallery. (https://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/person/sir-barnes-neville-wallis)
Lucy Moorcraft's Project on Barnes Wallis ~ A 2001 project from a Bristol University undergraduate (www.chm.bris.ac.uk/webprojects2001/moorcraft/Barnes Wallis.htm) [not now available]
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