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Stokes, Sir (Frederick) Wilfrid Scottlocked

(1860–1927)
  • E. I. Carlyle
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Stokes, Sir (Frederick) Wilfrid Scott (1860–1927), civil engineer and inventor, was born at 28 Huskisson Street, Liverpool, on 9 April 1860, the fifth and youngest son of Scott Nasmyth Stokes (1821–1891), barrister and inspector of schools, and his wife, Emma Louisa (1820–1896), youngest daughter of ...

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