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date: 18 September 2020

Swinburne, Sir James, ninth baronetlocked

(1858–1958)
  • F. A. Freeth
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Swinburne, Sir James, ninth baronet (1858–1958), industrial chemist and electrical engineer, was born in Inverness on 28 February 1858, the third of the six sons of Lieutenant Thomas Anthony Swinburne RN and his wife, Mary Anne, daughter of Captain Edward Fraser of Gortuleg...

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