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Thomson, Jameslocked

(1822–1892)
  • Crosbie Smith

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Thomson, James (1822–1892), mechanical engineer, was born on 16 February 1822 in College Square, Belfast, the third among the seven children of James Thomson (1786–1849), professor of mathematics, and his wife, Margaret (d. 1830), daughter of William Gardner, a merchant in Glasgow...

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