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date: 31 March 2020

Bidwell, Shelfordlocked

  • T. E. James
  • , revised by R. W. Burns


Bidwell, Shelford (1848–1909), physicist and developer of telephotography, was born on 6 March 1848 at Thetford, Norfolk, the eldest son of Shelford Clarke Bidwell, brewer, of Thetford, who was married to his cousin Georgina, daughter of George Bidwell, rector of Stanton, Norfolk. Educated under the ...

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Institution of Engineering and Technology [formerly Institution of Electrical Engineers], London