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Acworth, Sir William Mitchelllocked

(1850–1925)
  • C. E. R. Sherrington
  • , revised by T. A. B. Corley

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Acworth, Sir William Mitchell (1850–1925), railway economist, was born at Rothley, Leicestershire, on 22 November 1850, the third son of the Revd William Acworth, vicar of Rothley, and his wife, Margaret Dundas, daughter of Andrew Mitchell of Maulside, Beath, and Blythswood Place, Glasgow...

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(1920–)