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Bidlake, Frederick Thomaslocked

  • Laura Dawkins


Bidlake, Frederick Thomas (1867–1933), cyclist and journalist, was born at 318 Essex Road, Islington, London, on 13 March 1867, the only son of John Purdue Bidlake (1817–1906), a graduate of London University who taught private pupils, and his wife, Phebe West, née Sharman (1827/8–1899)...

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