J. L. Capes

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J. L. Capes
Born 1876
Chicago, Illinois
Died 30 April 1952
Anglo American Hospital, Cairo, Egypt
Burial Cairo War Cemetery, Hasan Al Anwar, Cairo, Egypt [1]
Alma mater University College London (B.Sc., 1897, Experimental Physics)[2]
Spouse(s) Marion Hawtrey Thornton Thwaites (m. 1907)

Jack Longfield Capes (c. 1876 - April 30, 1952) was a British civil servant in the Egyptian Civil Service and electrical engineer who was interested in dowsing and radiesthesia.

Selected Bibliography

  • Capes, J. L. (1937), "An Experimental Investigation of the Phenomena of Radio-Perception by Means of Pendulum Oscillations", Journal of the British Society of Dowsers III