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Ramsden, Sir Jameslocked

(1822–1896)
  • Aidan C. J. Jones

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Ramsden, Sir James (1822–1896), civil engineer and civic leader, was probably born on 25 February 1822, at Bolton, Lancashire, and was baptized there on 31 March 1822, one of several children of William Ramsden (d. 1840) and his wife, Jane Grandage. His father, a millwright and afterwards described as an engineer, subsequently moved to ...

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