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Crawshay, Williamlocked

(1788–1867)
  • Chris Evans

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Crawshay, William (1788–1867), ironmaster, born on 27 March 1788, was the second son of William Crawshay (1764–1834) and his wife, Eliza. He had two brothers and two sisters. He was from the age of twenty-two the manager of his father's ironworks at Cyfarthfa...

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