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Varley, Cromwell Fleetwoodlocked

(1828–1883)
  • Bruce J. Hunt

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Varley, Cromwell Fleetwood (1828–1883), telegraph engineer, was born at Kentish Town, London, on 6 April 1828, the second of the ten children of the artist and inventor Cornelius Varley (1781–1873) and his wife, Elizabeth Livermore Straker. He claimed descent from Oliver Cromwell and ...

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