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date: 27 February 2021

North, John Thomaslocked

(1842–1896)
  • H. Blakemore
  • , revised

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North, John Thomas (1842–1896), engineer and nitrate entrepreneur, was born on 30 January 1842 in Holbeck, Leeds, the second child in the family of two sons and one daughter of James North, coal merchant of Leeds, and his wife, Mary Gambles of Batley...

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F. Boase, , 6 vols. (privately printed, Truro, 1892–1921); repr. (1965)