Canton, John (17181772)

Canton, John, an ingenious experimentalist in physics, and particularly in electricity, born at Stroud; discovered the means of making artificial magnets and the compressibility of water (17181772).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Canton * Cantù, Cæsare
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