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Shaw, Sir (William) Napierlocked

(1854–1945)
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Shaw, Sir (William) Napier (1854–1945), meteorologist, was born at 84 Vyse Street, Birmingham, on 4 March 1854, third son in a nonconformist family of four brothers and four sisters of Charles Thomas Shaw, manufacturing goldsmith and jeweller, and his wife, Kezia, daughter of ...

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