Lamport


Lamport

Lamport may refer to:;Places
*Lamport, Buckinghamshire, England.
*Lamport, Northamptonshire, England.
**Lamport Hall is nearby
**Northampton & Lamport Railway also nearby

;People
*Allan A. Lamport, Mayor of Toronto, 1952–1954
*Leslie Lamport, American computer scientist, 1941–

;Other
*Lamport ordering
*Lamport Stadium, an arena in Toronto, Canada
*Lamport's Distributed Mutual Exclusion Algorithm


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  • Lamport Hall — in Lamport, Northamptonshire, was the home of the Isham family from 1560 to 1976 and is a fine example of a Grade I Listed House. It is open to the public. The 10th Baronet, Sir Charles Isham (1819 ndash;1903), is credited with beginning the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Lamport, Buckinghamshire — Lamport (occasionally also Langport) is a hamlet in the parish of Stowe in north Buckinghamshire, England.The hamlet s name is Old English and means long town . The hamlet was originally part of Luffield Abbey but was annexed to Stowe to provide… …   Wikipedia

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