Sir John Cunningham McLennan 1867-1935 - Ontario Heritage Trust


Sir John Cunningham McLennan 1867-1935

A distinguished Canadian scientist, McLennan achieved worldwide recognition for his work in spectroscopy and low-temperature research. During his long career at the University of Toronto, he developed the physics laboratory, which now bears his name, into a first-rate teaching and research institution.


On the Avon River footpath, behind 203 William Street, the former McLennan family home, Stratford

Region: Southwestern Ontario

County/District: County of Perth

Municipality: City of Stratford