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Carne, Josephlocked

(1782–1858)
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Carne, Joseph (1782–1858), geologist and industrialist, was born on 17 April 1782 at Penzance, Cornwall, the eldest son of William Carne (1754–1836), a banker and a partner in the Angarrack tin smelting works near Hayle. A Methodist throughout his life, Carne was educated at the ...

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G. C. Boase & W. P. Courtney, , 3 vols. (1874–82)