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Outram, Benjaminlocked

(bap. 1764, d. 1805)
  • Philip Riden

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Outram, Benjamin (bap. 1764, d. 1805), civil engineer and ironmaster, was born at Alfreton, Derbyshire, where he was baptized on 1 April 1764, the eldest son of Joseph Outram (1732–1811), a local freeholder, and his second wife, Elizabeth. His father practised as a land agent and served as a turnpike trustee and enclosure commissioner; the tradition that he also had an ironworks at ...

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