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Parker, Thomaslocked

(1843–1915)
  • Paul Freund

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Parker, Thomas (1843–1915), electrical engineer and inventor, was born at Lincoln Hill, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire, on 22 December 1843, the elder son in the family of two sons and two daughters of Thomas Wheatley Parker (1823–1901), an iron moulder at the Coalbrookdale ironworks, and his wife, ...

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Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers