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Griffiths, Robertlocked

(1805–1883)
  • James Burnley
  • , revised by W. Johnson

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Griffiths, Robert (1805–1883), inventor of mechanical devices, was born at Lleweni Farm, in the Vale of Clwyd, on 13 December 1805, but little else is known about his early life. He demonstrated a mechanical bent and was apprenticed as a carpenter in north Wales...

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