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Sorby, Henry Cliftonlocked

  • D. W. Humphries


Sorby, Henry Clifton (1826–1908), geologist, was born on 10 May 1826 at Woodbourne, on the Orgreave estate on the eastern outskirts of Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was the only child of Henry Sorby (d. 1846) and Amelia Lambert (d. 1872) of London...

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