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date: 22 October 2019

Mitchell, Sir Williamlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger Morriss


Mitchell, Sir William (1811–1878), maritime writer, the son of John Mitchell of Modbury, near Ivybridge, Devon, a turner in wood and ivory and then a farmer, was born at Modbury. He was apprenticed to a printer at Modbury, and at an early age went to ...

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