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Price, Peterlocked

  • Laurence Ince


Price, Peter (1739–1821), ironmaster, was born at Madeley, Shropshire, the son of Henry Price and his wife, Margaret Habberley. A member of a strong Roman Catholic family, as an infant Price was taken to Derby to see Charles Edward Stuart when he entered the town in 1745. However, at the age of fifteen ...

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