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date: 06 April 2020

Treloar, Sir William Purdie, baronetlocked

(1843–1923)
  • H. Gauvain
  • , revised by Vivienne Aldous

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Treloar, Sir William Purdie, baronet (1843–1923), carpet manufacturer and philanthropist, was born on 13 January 1843 in a room over the gateway of the Patent Coconut Fibre Works in Holland Street, Southwark, London, the second son of Thomas Treloar (1818–1876), a coconut fibre mat manufacturer, formerly of ...

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