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date: 19 September 2020

Hall, Benjamin, Baron Llanoverlocked

(1802–1867)
  • G. F. R. Barker
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Hall, Benjamin, Baron Llanover (1802–1867), politician and eponymist of Big Ben, was the eldest son of Benjamin Hall (1778–1817), MP and ironmaster, of Hensol Castle, Glamorgan, and his wife, Charlotte, daughter of Richard Crawshay of Cyfarthfa, Glamorgan. He was born on 8 November 1802 in ...

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