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Wednesday, 19 November 2014
Dr. Gilberd's Birthplace: Transactions 'n.s.' Volume 10 Part 4
Dr Gilberd was born at Tymperleys, Colchester. He was physician to Queen Elizabeth I and discoverer of electro-magnetism. This item by J H Round was published in the Transactions of the Essex Archaeological Society in 1908. Tymperleys, near Holy Trinity Church, reopened as a tea shop in 2014.