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British Industrial History

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William Ramsay

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Professor Sir William Ramsay (1852-1916)

son of W. Ramsay, a civil engineer, and nephew of Geologist Andrew Ramsay.

Ramsay's involvement in the discovery of the noble gases (argon, neon, krypton and xenon) identified an entirely new group in the periodic table and earned him a Nobel Prize.[1]

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