Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Curr, Johnlocked

(1756–1823)
  • Alexander Lock

Extract

Curr, John (1756–1823), coal viewer and engineer, was born at Kyo, near Lanchester, co. Durham, the third and youngest son of John Curr (1712–1777), a coal viewer, or mining engineer, and his wife, Elizabeth (b. 1722). As a child he was familiar with the ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Durham Record Office
West Yorkshire Archive Service
Sheffield Archives