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date: 16 October 2019

Biddlecombe, Sir Georgelocked

(1807–1878)
  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Biddlecombe, Sir George (1807–1878), naval officer and hydrographer, born at Portsea, Hampshire, on 5 November 1807, was the son of Thomas Biddlecombe of Sheerness Dockyard, who died on 12 September 1844. He was educated at Dr Neave's school, Portsea, and joined the merchant navy, in the ship ...

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