Hansard 13 July 1906: National Physical Laboratory

Hansard 13 July 1906: National Physical Laboratory
  • Title: Hansard debate 13 July 1906

  • Date : 1906

  • Catalogue number : House of Commons Parliamentary Debates, 4th Series, Volume 160

  • Description :

    Sir Benjamin Stone was concerned about the potential monopolisation of such an institution dedicated to scientific research and testing, which could have had a detrimental effect on smaller companies and have resulted in a decrease in competition between them.   This had links to his interest in the science and development of photography and led to him becoming known as the ‘Knight of the Camera’.

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