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date: 16 October 2019

Lecky, Squire Thornton Stratfordlocked

(1838–1902)
  • [Anon.]
  • , revised by Elizabeth Baigent

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Lecky, Squire Thornton Stratford (1838–1902), writer on navigation, born in co. Down, was the son of Holland Lecky of Bally Holland House, Bangor, co. Down, and Castle Lecky, co. Londonderry. He was sent to school at Gracehill, co. Antrim. At fourteen, without permission of his parents, he began his career at sea as midshipman on the ...

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