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Plampin, Robertlocked

(1762–1834)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Plampin, Robert (1762–1834), naval officer, the son of John Plampin, of Chadacre Hall, Suffolk, entered the navy in September 1775 on the Renown, with Captain Francis Banks. He was actively engaged on the coast of North America during the opening years of the American War of Independence, but after the death of ...

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