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Barter, Richardlocked

(1802–1870)
  • Virginia Smith

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Barter, Richard (1802–1870), physician and hydropath, was born at Cooldaniel, co. Cork, Ireland. The death of his father and the formative experience of the local Whiteboy insurrection, during which he 'often joined the peasantry in their midnight scampers through the country' (Recollections of the Late Dr. Barter...

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