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Proudman, Josephlocked

(1888–1975)

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Proudman, Joseph (1888–1975), mathematician and oceanographer, was born on 30 December 1888 at Thurston Fold Farm, Unsworth, near Bury in Lancashire, the eldest child of John Proudman (d. 1943), farm bailiff and later tenant farmer at Bold, near Widnes, Lancashire, and his wife, ...

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