Hamilton Bridge

Hamilton Bridge - Broombridge on the Royal Canal at Cabra, Dublin. On October 16th 1843 while walking with his wife to a meeting of the Royal Irish Academy, William Rowan Hamilton "discovered" quaternions.

  • Hamilton Bridge - Broombridge on the Royal Canal at Cabra, Dublin. On October 16th 1843 while walking with his wife to a meeting of the Royal Irish Academy, William Rowan Hamilton "discovered" quaternions.

    Hamilton Bridge - Broombridge on the Royal Canal at Cabra, Dublin. On October 16th 1843 while walking with his wife to a meeting of the Royal Irish Academy, William Rowan Hamilton "discovered" quaternions.

    Professor Anthony G O'Farrell, emeritus professor of mathematics Maynooth University, addresses the pilgrims at Broom Bridge at the Annual Hamilton Walk . The walk instigated by Prof O'Farrell in 1989 runs every year on 16th October. Maths Week Ireland always takes place around the 16th October.

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Hamilton Bridge - Broombridge on the Royal Canal at Cabra, Dublin. On October 16th 1843 while walking with his wife to a meeting of the Royal Irish Academy, William Rowan Hamilton "discovered" quaternions.

Professor Anthony G O'Farrell, emeritus professor of mathematics Maynooth University, addresses the pilgrims at Broom Bridge at the Annual Hamilton Walk . The walk instigated by Prof O'Farrell in 1989 runs every year on 16th October. Maths Week Ireland always takes place around the 16th October.