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Keen, Arthurlocked

(1835–1915)
  • Barbara M. D. Smith

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Keen, Arthur (1835–1915), iron and steel manufacturer, was born in Cheshire, possibly at Weston, near Nantwich, on 23 January 1835, the son of Thomas Keen (1792/3–1867), a yeoman farmer and innkeeper. He had apparently received little education before joining the London and North Western Railway (LNWR)...

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D. J. Jeremy, ed., , 5 vols. (1984–6)
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Library of Birmingham