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Shaw, Thomaslocked

  • J. S. Middleton
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Shaw, Thomas (1872–1938), trade unionist and politician, known as Tom Shaw, was born at Waterside, Colne, Lancashire, on 9 April 1872, the eldest son of Ellis Shaw, miner, and his wife, Sarah Ann Wilkinson. Shaw was educated at St James's elementary school at ...

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